World Heart Beat

We’re hiring: Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Reporting to: James Gero – Chief Executive

Working with: Director of Commercial and Philanthropy, Senior Development Manager, Marketing Manager and Head of Programmes

Company: World Heart Beat Music Academy 

Salary: £40,000 – 45,000 FTE  

Benefits include: Contributory Pension Scheme; Equipment and support to work from home effectively; Training & development tailored to your experience

Hours: Part-time, 4 days per week, 32 hours (with 1 hour for lunch included)

Location: Hybrid – home and office (South West London) 

Holiday: 25 days FTE plus bank holidays 


As Finance Manager you will play a vital role at World Heart Beat, ensuring the effective day-to-day management of finances and financial administration, as well as informing future business planning.

In your role you will work with key personnel across the team, providing a guidance and leadership in relation to budget management and information to enable the effective submission of funding applications and stewardship. You will also provide excellent reporting to support the Executive and Board.

It is an exciting time for the charity, following the opening of World Heart Beat Embassy Gardens, our second site for music teaching, which includes a new concert hall and studios. The operation of two sites has increased our activities and overheads, so our Finance Manager will have an important role to play.

We have also established a CIC through which new earned income streams are channelled. The Finance Manager will have the opportunity to develop and shape our processes, and feed into forward planning.

If you are an accomplished experienced Finance professional looking to develop in your career, or are a more senior candidate who may be returning to work after a pause in your career, or are looking to balance a role with wider parenting and caring responsibilities, or would simply like a change of organisation, we would love to hear from you!


Please see Job Application Pack above for full details and how to apply.

Application Deadline: Monday 19 June 2023 (midday)  

Interviews: Interviews will be undertaken when suitable applications are received. Should the right candidate be found, the application deadline my close early. We’d therefore recommend applying in good time.

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