Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Finance Manager 614944


Job Description:

Finance Manager needed in North London on a hybrid basis. £337per day paye or £430per day umbrella REF 614944

We now need a skilled Finance Manager who will support our work and thrive on our new opportunities. As we move from a traditional model of budget monitoring to one of business partnering, we need a qualified accountant to focus on financial modelling and business transformation. Our aim is for Business Partnering to be at the heart of decision-making, supporting the revenue and capital side of the business. You’ll join us in supporting some of our key areas, Digital Services and Customer Experience, supporting the directorates to simplify businesses processes as well as completing value-added work, especially options appraisals. In the role, you’ll be supporting the Head of Finance, working alongside other Finance Managers and teams with robust financial advice. It involves solving issues, delivering the annual financial cycle and developing in-depth knowledge of your service areas. You’ll also streamline budget monitoring and support wider transformation. With varied projects and option appraisals too, you’ll need to be commercially sharp and technically capable, with strong people skills. Your knowledge should cover local government finance, budgeting and accounting, and be based on a CCAB accountancy qualification. Used to providing high-level financial advice, you’ll be articulate, IT literate and highly analytical. If you’ve got the talent we’re looking for, we’ll give you every chance to develop your expertise and access more senior roles. With our exciting new training programme, you can maximise opportunities, both for yourself and local residents.

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