Chief Financial Officer
One of the UKs leading housing associations, Platform HG is looking for a CFO
An excellent CFO opportunity if you're keen to join a growth business
About Our Client
Platform Housing Group is one of the largest housing associations in the Midlands, with around 1,400 staff, over 120,000 customers and 46,000 homes from Herefordshire in the West to the Lincolnshire coast in the East, and from the Derbyshire Dales in the North to the Cotswolds in the South.
This is a unique opportunity to join an ambitious organisation that is on a journey to becoming a truly modern housing association. Platform are committed to building new homes, investing in our current communities and delivering a first class customer service. With a relatively newly formed Executive and CEO who started last July, there is a clear vision on which to deliver.
The CFO will be responsible for building an efficient finance function, whilst improving performance and ensuring there is an effective treasury strategy in place. Platform are market leading in their financial strength and development programme. They are looking for an individual who can help them capitalise on their strength and enable them to continue to grow and evolve as an organisation. The Group are also looking at significant levels of capital markets issuance over the coming years, and the CFO will be at the forefront of driving this forwards.
The Successful Applicant
They are looking for a proven leader, who has previously built strong effective relationships with Boards, funders and other partners. You will have led on change initiatives and have the ability to manage a diverse workforce. You will have previously held a position at executive level or the equivalent. The successful candidate will have worked in a regulated industry with either a large customer or asset base and will possess a high level of emotional intelligence. Experience in managing a complex treasury function is desirable.
We believe this to be one of the most exciting opportunities of its kind currently in the market.
What's on Offer
Competitive package, including car allowance and bonus