Department of Corporate Resources
Finance and Procurement
Business Advisor – Projects & Special Initiatives
Special A/B: £45,855 to £52,302 pa
37 hours per week
Based at Britannia House, Bradford
The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.
The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate. Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application.
Bradford is currently on a journey of change as we deliver the ambitious outcomes of our Council Plan. To support us, we are looking for a highly motivated and self starting Finance Business Advisor who will play an important role in ensuring we remain a well-run Council, using all our resources wisely to deliver its priorities.
Our Business Advisor cohort, based on the business partnering model, assist Finance in exercising its control function whilst acting as trusted advisor to the functions they support.
Successful candidates will be qualified accountants with a strong track record of success in managing relationships, demonstrating resilience and providing excellent financial advice. Local Government experience, whilst preferential, is not essential for all of the roles.
The role we are seeking to recruit to, requires strong creative, financial modelling, commercial and negotiation skills, this post performs a key troubleshooting role in supporting major council projects and contracts including dispute resolutions
For further information regarding this post please contact Andrew Cross on 07870 386523.
To apply, please click Apply
Closing Date 20th January 2022