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Interim Finance Manager

Job Title: Interim Finance Manager
Contract Type: contract
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 Months
REF: JM22121SSW_1611338815
Contact Name: Jason Mitchell
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Interim Finance Manager (3 Months)
£50,000 - £53,000
Remote Working

Vitae is delighted to be working with a leading and progressive Local Authority who are seeking an experienced Finance Manager to provide technical support to the wider finance team.

As Finance Manager you will ensure that expert financial advice is given to all Assistant Directors and service managers to enable the local authority to meet its ambitions.

Required Knowledge, skills and abilities:

* Extensive and up-to-date knowledge of Local Government accounting practices and procedures including CiPFA Code, Treasury Management
* Extensive knowledge of Local Government Finance Technical matters
* Knowledge of company taxation
* Extensive knowledge of and ability to use IT (major spreadsheets, financial information systems) to enhance service delivery
* Evidence of ability to write clear, concise and accurate reports for presentation to senior managers and Members.
* The financial skills and knowledge to ensure the delivery of services within budget and in accordance with Financial Regulations and Contract Standing orders
* Understanding of the practical implications of Service Planning, Best Value, Continuous Improvement and Performance Management and experience in effecting these.
* A track record of delivering effective and responsive services through development and implementation of innovative approaches to service delivery

This is a challenging and rewarding role that will suit a qualified accountant with a proven track record of success within local government. If you have a confident and innovative approach to work and you feel your background is suitable, please do apply.

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