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Deputy S151 Officer 847023


Job Description:

Deputy S151 Officer needed in East London £875 per day ref 847023


This role is the Deputy S151 Officer, reporting into the Interim S151 Officer, and manages the  Finance, Procurement & Audit Functions. Within the Finance area includes Budget Setting, Finance Business Partnering, Accounts Closure, Payroll, Pensions and Treasury. The role has arisen due to the departure of the incumbent Director. The role is Hybrid working typically in the office (Town Hall in Whitechapel) 2-3 days a week with the remainder remote and attendance at Committee meetings is required. Member interaction is an important aspect of this role. Team size  is circa 150 staff with 9 Direct Reports. Experience of working in Local Government as a Deputy S151 or s151 officer is essential.

Full time hours on a temporary basis.

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Finance