Finance Manager

  • £62,457 - 70,401 per year
  • Islington, Greater London, England
  • Permanent

Spencer Clarke Group are working with a London Local Authority to help secure them a finance manager.

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Capital Finance Manager to join a recently centralised capital finance team. This pivotal role involves managing and improving our reporting processes, supporting a team of two Deputy Finance Managers, and establishing key relationships with Directors and budget holders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Enhance reporting and business case processes
  • Manage and support two Deputy Finance Managers
  • Build relationships with Directors and budget holders
  • Play a key role in budget setting and closing accounts

Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • Qualified accountant (preferably CIPFA)
  • Significant capital experience in local government
  • Strong management skills or potential to be a good manager
  • People-oriented with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Keen attitude to learn and adapt quickly to technical capital finance

Salary:  £62,457 - £70,401 (potential to rise with inflationary uplifts)

Hybrid working pattern: 1 day a week in the office, rest from home

To make a full application once we have your CV we will speak to you and arrange for you to compose a covering letter to be submitted alongside your CV.

If you have NO local government or local authority experience, we will be unable to move forward with your application.

How to apply

As leading specialist senior experience finance recruiter Matt has excellent knowledge on the industry and has helped 100’s of candidates to find work. He takes pride in helping people, so if this role isn’t quite for you, but keen to find a perfect role, reach out to Matt today!

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About Spencer Clarke Group 

Within the Accountancy & Finance division we work across the whole of the UK and cover Practice, Public and Industry alike with Permanent, Interim or contract positions.
If you are looking for a new opportunity and this position does not interest you, please do send your CV via our website and one of our experienced consultants will be sure to contact you.

Know someone who this role could suit?
Spencer Clarke Group offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £500* so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to Matt Byrne Fraser on remembering to include your details as well. 
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Matt Byrne-Fraser Managing Consultant

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