Director of Resources

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£113,205 - £138,362
01 Oct 2020
14 Oct 2020
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Peterborough has high ambitions for the future. This post is critical in assisting the Council achieve sustained financial and commercial growth through financially challenging times.

Successful delivery of both our financial strategy and commercial agenda will help ensure a secure and sustainable future for the Council, our city and, most importantly, for the people who live, work and invest in Peterborough.

Peterborough seeks a qualified and experienced Financial Leader who can demonstrate a good grounding in local government finance, have clear commercial acumen and be able to demonstrate technical ability to undertake s151 duties. You must be able to operate effectively within a vibrant political and stakeholder environment and be a strong team player, who is able to deliver results through a range of strategic and commercial partnerships. You will also need to demonstrate the capacity to lead service improvements, secure better outcomes and ensure good value for money.

Reporting to the Chief Executive and operating as statutory S151 Officer, this role contributes to the overall leadership of Peterborough as an active member of a joint Management Team and plays an essential role in supporting Councilors.

Further information on the role, our finances and structure can be found on our website at and search the job advert number 103927.

For an informal discussion please contact Gillian Beasley, Chief Executive 01223 699188 and this can be arranged.

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