Are you an expert in influencing finance strategy at the top level? Are you a strong team leader who can motivate, manage, and maintain the highest of standards? Do you pride yourself on inspiring key business decisions by building strong relationships and presenting your information effectively?
My client is a Government Department that is looking to appoint a strategically minded Head of Finance who can drive forward and further embed a business partnering focused approach across the organisation.
Reporting to the Deputy Director of Finance, the key deliverables for the Head of Finance will be:
*Leading on the strategy for financial planning, management, reporting and control
*Providing expert business partnering support to the senior management team assisting them in making key strategic decisions
*Ensure suitable financial management and control processes are in place and adhered to
*Line manage a small team of Finance Business Partners, to further establish and drive forward a comprehensive business partnering service to all levels of the organisation
*Develop effective relationships with a number of key external stakeholders which include a number of Government departments and arms length bodies
The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA) who has strong business partnering experience, able to build credibility and influence at all levels. The role will require an individual with a passion for driving forward projects.
The role is offered on an initial 2 year fixed term contract. London: £60,000 – £70,000 – The role attracts an Accountancy Allowance of £5,000 and an excellent benefits package.