Service Manager - Financial Services
We are currently seeking a Service Manager (Financial Services) to join the Council at an exciting time of change. We have developed a new corporate business plan and are embarking on a modernisation programme, including digitalising services and putting customers at the heart of everything we do.
We have an ambitious capital programme including regeneration and housing delivery schemes, we have challenging savings targets, and are setting up commercial activities, all of which require the co-ordination of high-quality financial advice and support.
You will be responsible for ensuring the efficient and effective delivery of all aspects of the finance service for the Council, including management accounting, financial accounting and transactional finance.
Leading a team of professionals, you will be tasked with ensuring all statutory financial requirements are met, ensure a strong culture of sound financial management is embedded and provide robust advice on all areas of finance.
The post holder will be required to have strong communication and influencing skills, a strong knowledge of financial standards and be a driven leader who embraces and drives change.
Closing date: 17 November 2019.
Assessment and Interviews: TBC.