Reports to: Chief Operating Officer, Forum for the Future

Location: This role is based in London, UK.

Salary: £55,000- £60,000 (per annum pro rata) dependent on experience 

Benefits: Various opportunities for flexible working, generous time off policies, and other sector-competitive benefits

This is an exciting opportunity for a collaborative, values-led Head of Finance . We are seeking a confident, dynamic and engaging individual with excellent communication skills. Just as critical for us are the personal qualities that enable effective working in a matrixed international structure: a collaborative approach, an inspirational leadership style, a commitment to equality and diversity and a commitment on both personal and organisational learning.

If this piqued your interest, please read on and apply to join our team. We look forward to receiving your application!

Our work environment

We are inspired by the world in which we live and those with whom we share it. We celebrate the indivisibility of all life forms on Earth, are committed to the pursuit of equity, and seek to act justly in all we do. We believe in being courageous, adaptive, inquisitive, respectful, empathetic and playful. These values help build our common culture, shape our shared purpose and guide us in all actions and decisions.

We enjoy working in teams, collaborating, and learning from each other. We are a dynamic, flexible and supportive team of people who care about each other’s wellbeing and the world around us.

At Forum, we aspire to foster positive team spirit and to provide the best possible working environment for all our staff; one that is based on highest standards of ethics, honesty, integrity, openness and transparency.

We are an inclusive organisation that encourages applications from across our diverse communities. We’re committed to building a team of capable and thriving people from all walks of life.           

Together we can reinvent the way the world works.

Application process

If you believe you have what it takes please submit your CV, with a supporting statement describing why you would be the best person to join this team and make Forum for the Future the best it can be. 

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact our exclusive recruitment partner, Bryony Feeney, via the Allen Lane agency website. Allen Lane is a specialist recruitment agency to the public & not-for-profit sectors. We are looking to move quickly with this process and as such, an early application is highly recommended.


To find out more about this vacancy, you can download the full job description, follow the application link or contact our recruiting partners at Allen Lane.

Job Description

Application Link  

Please note:

All Forum employees are currently working remotely; once the offices re-open, we will return to working from our London Office. 

If you do not already hold the right to work in London and/or require sponsorship in order to continue working in the country, you should think carefully before applying. This is because we will be unable to sponsor you.

Equal Opportunities

Forum for the Future wholeheartedly supports the principle of equal opportunities in employment. We promote and support equality, diversity and inclusion both in our own workplace and through our work with our partners and the wider public.  We actively support and promote diversity as an essential component of sustainability, and as a key element of our organisational values.  We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on the grounds of colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, caste, religion or belief. We encourage applications from under-represented groups, including those who identify as disabled, LGBTQ, ethnic minorities, and come from diverse social and educational backgrounds.