Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Finance Manager

Finance Manager
Location: London
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £62,457 - 70,401
Start Date: Flexible
Sector: Local Government

*Hybrid Working


Job Description
Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting on behalf of a Local Authority in London for 2x Finance Managers to join the team on a permanent basis.

The authority currently have a post available in their Commercial/Capital finance team and in their HRA/Housing Finance team.

Capital/Commercial Finance Manager:

  • Leading the Capital Finance Business Partnering team, managing a team of 3/4 employees.

  • Working with services to develop business cases for large scale capital projects with a commercial mindset.

  • Leading on financial modelling and investment/option appraisals for major projects for both revenue and capital.

  • Leading on budget setting, monitoring and closing of Capital projects.

  • Act as a key financial advisor providing strategic support and input on investments and projects.

HRA/Housing Finance Manager:

  • Managing a team of 5, leading on financial strategy and financial management

  • Preparing monitoring report, working closely with team and Housing service

  • Support the longer-term council-wide financial position and develop financial strategies with stakeholders

  • Prepare and present complex and diverse informative, high quality reports to members and other senior stakeholders

  • Provide senior expert specialist advise and to act on behalf of the Authority on high-level complex matters,

Candidate Criteria

  • CCAB/CIMA Qualified Accountant with extensive PQE

  • Extensive experience within Local Government Finance at a senior level.

  • Experience of working on either Capital/Commercial or HRA/Housing Finance

  • Experience of financial modelling, budget setting and providing advice to senior members

  • Experience of managing a team of qualified professionals with strategic vision

  • 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

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.