Finance Manager – Head Office

We are currently seeking a Finance Manager to join our busy Head Office team in Bromsgrove.


Bromsgrove, Worcestershire (B60)


We are a progressive organisation who promote a friendly and supportive working environment, where you will be rewarded for your hard work and results.

As well as a competitive annual salary,  we offer a comprehensive benefits package including 30 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays, 35 hour week, up to 5% contributory pension, occupational sick pay, private health care, dental care, employee assistance programme, enhanced maternity pay, life assurance, long service awards, childcare vouchers and free office parking.

The Role

Permanent, full time. 35 hours per week (Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm, Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm)

Our staff are an integral part of our success and we are seeking to recruit a Finance Manager to join our busy Head Office Team.

Based at our Head Office in Bromsgrove you will manage all financial tasks of The CFT and ensure we use capital and resources beneficially, including creating forecasting models, assessing risk in investments and ensuring all accounting activities comply with regulations.  Providing financial advice and support to help senior managers make key decisions ensuring The CFT’s financial health.  You will be required to present to the Trustees and will have responsibility for the Assistant Account.   The role is varied, and the successful applicant will also have responsibility for providing advice and best practice from a GDPR point of view.  You will be the key contact for liaising with our external providers for 4 regional offices including IT and building services.

You can read the full job description below.

Ideal candidates

We are looking for an experienced hardworking Finance Manager who is a  team player with the ability to communicate financial information in an appropriate manner for non-financial people.   You will be prepared to work with flexibility within a small Head Office team of 7 and provide assistance when necessary to ensure the smooth running of the Head Office, including completing the tasks associated with this.    You will be able to demonstrate integrity, warmth, creativity, possess a good sense of humor and enjoy working as part of a team.

The Children’s Family Trust is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children, ensuring that they are kept safe. As you will be in an environment which involves child protection and working with Looked After Children, you will need to be covered by DBS clearance, which The CFT will undertake. This position is also subject to receipt of satisfactory references.  

How to apply

To apply please email your CV to If selected for interview candidates will be required to complete an Application Form and Equality & Diversity Monitoring Form available from our website. We are a great company to work for and this is a rare opportunity to make a ‘real’ difference in children’s lives. To read more about our unique history, please click here.

Closing Date: 1st February 2019

Job Description: Finance Manager- Head Office

Application Form: CFT Staff Application Form

P037 Recruitment Equality & Diversity Monitoring Form March 2017