Strategic Finance Manager

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Recruiter
Hays
Location
Colchester, Essex (GB)
Salary
£54,674 - £67,835 + excellent benefits
Posted
10 Jan 2019
Closes
24 Jan 2019
Ref
3488133
Contact
Lucy West
Position/Level
Senior Management
Responsibilities
Accounting, Finance, Strategy
Sector
Government
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Colchester Borough Council prides itself on being a forward-thinking council. Colchester is a busy and vibrant borough, one of the fastest growing places in the UK with diverse arts and culture, good schools, affordable housing and areas of outstanding natural beauty. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Strategic Finance Manager (Section 151 Officer) to lead the finance team and to help deliver its ambitious plans. Heading up the overall finance function, you will work alongside the Chief Operating Officer, Senior Management Team and Cabinet to develop and implement the council’s medium-term financial strategy.

You will be a qualified accountant (CCAB, CIMA, CIPFA, ACCA or equivalent) with a track record of leading and developing large, multi-service finance teams and a strong understanding of financial accounting.