Spencer Clarke Group are working closely alongsideNorthumberland County Council to provide them a with a Finance Manager to join their team on a Contract Basis!
Rate - £31.23+ per hour (negotiable dependent upon experience- Please submit CV with rate Required)
In conjunction with the Service Director - Finance and the Corporate Leadership Team, to be responsible for developing and implementing the Council’s Strategic Finance and Corporate Services Programme and to manage the delivery of programmes, projects and initiatives across specific Departments and the Authority. To act as deputy to the Service Director - Finance.
To provide and initiate leadership, management and advice, on all Corporate Finance and Business-related issues, including:
Corporate, Strategic Finance, external funding and Operational Management Plans, Financial Regulations, Business Management Plans (including service reviews and management of efficiencies).
To provide effective co-ordination and management in the directorate, including the setting and achievement of business targets and performance management.
To make an innovative and effective contribution to the Corporate Management of the Directorate and County Council.
To effectively and efficiently manage resources from across Finance on specific/ad-hoc projects in a collaborative manner.
To calculate and advise the Service Director - Finance on the impact of changes to central government funding mechanisms and the potential; impact upon council tax, business rates and rent levels.
To instil and continuously encourage a culture of Customer Care and Engagement across the Division.
To actively contribute towards the productions of the Authority’s revenue and capital medium term financial plans and 30 year business plan for the Housing Revenue Account.
Ensuring the authority meets its statutory timetable for production of the annual accounts and submission of grant claims and returns and liais...