Service Care Solutions Ltd

Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Location: Newham

Contract: Temporary (3 months initial)

Rate: £380-400 per day umbrella (36 hours per week)

Start Date: ASAP


Job Description

Service Care Finance are currently recruiting on behalf of Newham Council for a Finance Manager to join their Repairs and Maintenance Service on an initial 3 month contract.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Support managers with budget monitoring, forecasting, cash flow analysis and to lead in closing the accounts for service areas.

  • Produce performance analysis both financial and operational to measure outputs against cost.

  • Support Service Heads with expert analysis on financial performance and to provide interventions and mitigations for overspending budgets.

  • Provide support for systems improvements to ensure financial information is accurate and reliable.

Full job specification available.

Ideal Candidate

  • CCAB or CIMA Qualified Accountant preferred

  • Experience in Local Authority finance at a senior/management level is essential

  • Experience of budgets, forecasting, cash flow and closure of accounts essential

  • Great communication skills and the ability to manage a team to run an effective finance service

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Greg at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208969 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed.

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