Finance Manager (Financial Accounting)
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 the Council’s financial accounting, capital programme and accounting, treasury management and taxation arrangements and procedures and ensuring that all relevant statutory and regulatory responsibilities are met (and applied in accordance with guidance, regulations and professional standards).
The role will support the Head of Corporate Finance in challenging existing arrangements and leading and driving reform across financial management, whilst ensuring the service is delivering its priorities within budget. 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