Service Care Solutions Ltd

Senior Finance Lead

Senior Finance Lead
Location: London
Contract: Temporary (3 months)
Rate: £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Sector: Local Government


*Hybrid Working

*
Contact: greg.waite@servicecare.org.uk

Job Description
Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting on behalf of a Local Authority in South London for a Senior Finance Lead to join the team on a temporary basis.

The postholder will provide support to the Strategic Finance Business Partners to deliver financial support and advice to budget managers and support corporate financial planning processes.


Main Responsibilities



  • Support and advise budget holders in high risk budget areas in day to day financial management of revenue and capital budgets

  • Support and advise budget holders in day to day financial management of the delivery of the capital programme and revenue savings programmes

  • Support the Strategic Finance Business Partner (SFBP) in the development of the Medium Term Financial Plan and production of required working papers that support this.

  • Provide financial management support and advice to service areas across the core financial cycle of budget setting, budget monitoring and closing of the accounts

  • Provide financial support to service led projects and business change activities including close working with the corporate transformation team


Candidate Criteria



  • Qualified/Part-Qualified CCAB/CIMA Accountant

  • Extensive experience of working with a Local Authority Finance environment

  • Experience of advising budget holders, supporting the development of the MTFP and contributing to the closure of accounts

  • Experience of budget monitoring, including the financial management of capital and revenue budgets

  • Great communication skills with the ability to work well on own initiative as well as part of a team


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 greg.waite@servicecare.org.uk


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.




Share Job