Anderson Quigley

Interim Deputy Director of Finance – UK University

Interim Deputy Director of Finance – UK University

Posted on 19 October 2022

Anderson Quigley is currently supporting a southern based university to identify an interim Deputy Director of Finance. This is a 1-year contract to start at the end of November 2022.

Reporting to the Director of Finance you will take full responsibility for the day-to-day operational management of the finance function. You will advise the board on both strategic and operational finance matters and play a key role in delivering the strategic financial objectives of the university.

As the successful candidate you will also be responsible for producing key reporting, ensuring robust financial monitoring and forecasting processes are in place as well as ensuring a strong control environment is operating effectively. You will also be required to ensure the University meets all its statutory and regulatory financial reporting requirements.

In addition to the above, this role requires someone to raise the standards of the department by improving processes and procedures, upskilling the team along the way. You will be a strong leader who can use their influencing skills to make improvements across the team in terms of culture and technical ability. You will give direction and support to your direct reports enabling them to create high performing teams across the function.

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity, please contact Claire on +44 (0)773 290 05679 or email