Permanent position 0.6 FTE ( with flexible options up to 0.8 FTE offered)

Salary range Circa £40,000 FTE (pro rata) plus benefits, including flexible working environment and enhanced annual leave.  Based in Kentish Town, London.

Shape is a disability-led arts organisation working to improve access to culture for disabled people. We develop opportunities for disabled artists, train cultural institutions to be more accessible to disabled people, and run participatory arts and development programmes. We have an exciting programme which includes multi year projects and work with a wide range of leading cultural organisations and venues.

We are looking for an experienced Head of Finance and Corporate Services to support our Chief Executive and join our Senior Management Team (SMT). You will provide financial leadership across the organisation including the provision of an excellent finance, HR, IT and office service to Shape.  You will be self-motivated and demonstrate strong communication and organisational skills, working with our Finance and Corporate Services team to meet business requirements.

In addition, as part of the SMT, the Head of Finance & Corporate Services will contribute to Shape’s ongoing business management and financial strategic development and will add value to Shape’s Business Plans.

The post is offered on a 0.6 FTE (21 hours) basis with flexible options up to 0.8 FTE (28 hours).

To apply, please download the recruitment pack here.
If you would like to discuss the role further, please contact us on 0207 424 7330 or email


The closing date for applications is Monday 9 February 2015 midday.

First interviews will take place on Wednesday 25 February 2015.

Second interviews  - provisionally planned for 4 and 6 March 2015.

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Shape is committed to equality and diversity in employment. We welcome applications from anyone who has a clear commitment to upholding and enhancing the rights of disabled people and we particularly encourage applications from disabled people, as well as people from BME communities

Supported by Arts Council England

Positive About Disabled People

Registered Charity No. 279184

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