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Chief Financial Officer

  • Location: Mid and South Essex
  • Salary: Attractive Market Rate
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 931227
  • Sector: Health
This vacancy has now expired.

Job description Date posted: 03/05/2019

Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust want to transform care for patients across Mid and South Essex. Our three acute hospitals are working as a group to improve patient care and experience across our sites. Across our three organisation we have 14,000 staff and a financial turnover 900m.

We are seeking to recruit a Chief Financial Officer who will share corporate responsibility for the overall strategic direction and management of our Group of hospitals and contribute to the development and implementation of key objectives to deliver services that provide optimum patient care and ensure efficient use of resources.

This is an exciting time for our group of hospitals as we progress towards our proposed merger and creation of a new organisation in 2020, implementation of new clinical service models and transformation of our corporate and clinical support services.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with the ability to work in a complex and challenging environment, drawing on a range of financial planning and strategies, to ensure the group receives the best possible advice and operates within available resources. The post holder will be responsible for ensuring robust budget-setting, financial coherence between corporate strategies, business planning and risk management. The post holder will also contribute to the emerging plans of our local STP.

If you have a strong track record of leadership and financial management, exude strong interpersonal and negotiation skills, have gravitas and the ability to positively engage and influence partners and stakeholders. For a confidential discussion about this appointment, please contact our advising consultants: Simon Potts on 07889 736 071 / or Reece D’Alanno on 07711 779022 / reece.d’

For further information please visit quoting reference 931227.

Interviews to be held w/c 20th May 2019.