Circle Voluntary Housing Association - Director of Finance and Corporate Services


Director of Finance and Corporate Services  


Location: Agile post with access to Phoenix House, Castle Street, Dublin 

Reporting to: Chief Executive Officer

Direct Reports: 4

Team size: 9

Contract: Permanent  

Salary:  €85,000-€95,000 DOE

Probation: 6 months 

Hours: 39 hours per week over 5 days  

Leave: 25 days 

Pension:  Employer contribution of up to 7% available.

Other Benefits: Death in Service (3x salary); Permanent Health Insurance; Work Mobile 


Our Organisation:

CVHA has been a leading provider of social housing in Ireland since 2003 and now owns and/or manages approx. 2,000 homes in Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Limerick and other counties. Currently employing 40 staff, we have an ambitious growth programme in response to the need for more housing for those who cannot afford to buy their own. Our vision is to make a difference by providing quality housing to those in housing need. 


About the Role:

The role of the Director of Finance and Corporate Services is an integral role within CVHA. The successful candidate will have overall responsibility for the leadership of the finance team and IT department, with the implementation of an effective strategy which both supports organisational growth and enhances financial performance. The candidate has a role in both tightly managing the finance of the organisation whilst also providing a strategic outlook. This is a key role in driving strategy in the Executive Team and also strategic advisor to board on corporate service matters. The successful candidate will be an important member of the CVHA Leadership Team and will work closely with our CEO and the Board of Directors.


Experience Needed:

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with a minimum of three years of experience in a finance team at senior executive level. A company secretarial qualification would be advantageous for this role.  Please click here for a full job description.


How to apply:

Please send an up to date CV and Cover Letter to The closing date for all applications is 5pm on Monday, 8th June 2020.