Finance Manager (Corporate)
Rotherham Council has made rapid and significant progress on its improvement journey and it is an exciting time to join Rotherham. Do you share our commitment to making a difference? Are you an ambitious leader who can help us progress on this journey?
We have recently reviewed and reorganised the Finance service to ensure that it has the capacity and leadership required to deliver the excellent service that is needed and expected in order to achieve the Council’s future ambitions. This is a great opportunity to work at the heart of the organisation, making a real difference and playing a crucial role shaping the future of the Council.
The post holder will have responsibility for delivering high level financial advice, guidance and support to the Finance and Customer Services Directorate and the Assistant Chief Executive Directorate alongside leading the day to day provision of finance business partnering support to the Directorates.
The role will support the Head of Corporate Finance in leading and driving reform across financial management, challenging existing arrangements, exploring opportunities for new investment whilst ensuring the service is delivering its priorities within its budget. The operational focus of the role will involve supporting the Finance and Customer Services Directorate and the Assistant Chief Executive Directorate in all financial management, insurance, control and reporting matters and ensuring all relevant statutory/regulatory responsibilities are met (in accordance with guidance, regulations, professional standards and deadlines).
If you are an ambitious CCAB qualified accountant with excellent management and leadership qualities, looking for a career enhancing opportunity to make a genuine difference, then we would love to hear from you.
Please view the Job/Person profile for a full description of the role and person specification.
For an informal discussion or to find out more about these roles and the vision for Rotherham’s financial services of the future, please contact
Judith Badger, Strategic Director – Finance & Customer Services, (01709 822046)
or Graham Saxton, Assistant Director – Financial Services (01709 822034).
Closing date: 5th November 2017