We are recruiting for Magic Me’s Director of Finance & Operations



We are recruiting a Director of Finance & Operations to help shape and deliver the organization’s strategy and vision, and be chief steward of Magic Me’s overall organizational health.

You will be responsible for Magic Me’s financial, HR and operational systems. Your work will enable our team of staff and artists to design and deliver high-quality, innovative artistic programmes to an intergenerational community across the UK.

Salary:  £38,000 full-time, 35 hours per week


Candidates will have a strong understanding of charity finance and accounting, an eye for detail, and a proactive, collaborative mindset to develop and optimise current systems.

You will have experience across HR functions, excellent communication skills, good project management expertise and hold a genuine commitment to inclusion.

We welcome and encourage applications from Black and Asian candidates, and those from other minoritised ethnic communities.

Our board and staff are actively working on a new anti-racism strategy. We believe by improving the diversity within our organisation and our leadership, we will improve the quality of our work. We recognise that our current staff team does not reflect the culturally diverse communities we serve.

As Director of Finance and Operations you will play a crucial leadership role in ensuring that addressing structural racism is at the heart of Magic Me and what we do.


Please read our Application Pack and complete the Personal Details Cover Sheet and Equal Opportunities Form. 

You are required to send the following: cover letter, CV and the accompanying forms (more details of this is found in the application pack) to recruitment@magicme.co.uk. Please ensure you follow the directions on the forms carefully so your application can be processed fairly and anonymously.

  • Deadline for applications: 9am on Tuesday 21st June 2021
  • Interviews: First round interviews will take place via video call on Monday 28 June 2021
  • Start date: As soon as possible, but by early September latest

Magic Me are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnerships.