Salary:

GBP250 - 300 / day

Location:

West Midlands

Date posted:

20th May 2019

Employment type:

Temporary

Job reference:

06000-0010396452

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Our client is a well-performing, commercially-driven and grounded Local Authority based in the West Midlands, is looking to build on these strengths and achieve financial self-sufficiency over coming years. With a new senior management structure now in place the client is ready to enhance their finance team capability with the appointment of an Interim Head of Finance, whilst they recruit permanently.

In this key role you will be supporting the Management Team and Members to deliver their corporate ambitions. As a qualified accountant you will have a strong track record in public sector finance, either already as Head of Finance, or with the skills and experience to step up to this role. It is important that you are very familiar with the latest developments in local government finance, including legislation, best practice and accounting in order to lead development of their core financial processes while at the same time supporting their managers with their business developments and commercial ventures. A sound understanding of good governance is key, as well as strong leadership and engagement skills.

You will be joining a driven Council that is exploring new ways of operating and pursuing innovative models of commercial service delivery. The culture is supportive, with a positive feel about the place and a strong sense of direction for the future, creating an environment that will potentially enhance your own personal career development.

On offer is a day rate of up to £250-£350 per day. If this role is of interest please submit your CV.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice



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