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Art Fund is run by passionate professionals who are dedicated to supporting museums and galleries around the UK, and making art accessible to everyone. Help us with our mission – join our team.

We offer an excellent benefits package with generous annual leave, an Art Allowance that includes a paid half-day a month to visit exhibitions and galleries, and regular lunch-and-learns to support your development. We are a friendly, welcoming and supportive team.

Current vacancies

Head of Finance

King’s Cross, London
Contract length:
Full Time Permanent Contract
App. deadline:
11 December 2018

Art Fund is the national fundraising charity for art. We believe that art can make you see, think and feel differently, and through our work we help make art more accessible to as many visitors as possible, wherever they are.

We give grants to help museums and galleries acquire works of art for their collections, share them with wide audiences, and support the training and professional development of curators. We are supported by our growing membership of 139,000 through the National Art Pass, as well as the generosity of many trusts, foundations and other individuals.

Based in our offices in the new Kings Cross estate, the Head of Finance will report to the Director of Finance and Resources and will assume responsibility for delivering a first-class finance function to support Art Fund during an exciting period of growth.

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA), will have experience of working in a senior finance role with departmental leadership responsibilities as well as experience of leading on finance projects and contributing to wider business projects.

The successful candidate will be energetic and collaborative and will be eager to make an impact within a nimble and entrepreneurial organisation.

We care about equal opportunities and welcome applications from a broad diversity of talent from all sections of the community.

If you have the skills and enthusiasm we’re looking for, we want to hear from you.

Download the full job description here.

Please send a CV and short covering letter by email to explaining why you think you would be right for this role.

Applications will be considered immediately upon receipt. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

Closing Date: 11th December 2018
First Interview date: 14th December 2018

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