The HFMA Policy Statement: The Role Of The NHS Finance Director focuses on the skills and values that all finance directors working in the NHS should possess and the core activities that they carry out.

This statement’s primary aim is to provide existing and aspiring finance directors with an authoritative but concise analysis of what the role involves, the skills and values they need and the part they play in ensuring the success of an NHS organisation. Individuals can also use it to assess their personal development needs and influence the way in which their role evolves