Assistant Director Financial Services

Penrith, Cumbria
Salary £44,959 (including 5% supplement for Deputy Section 151 Officer responsibility)
27 Jun 2017
11 Aug 2017
Assistant Director Financial Services
Contract Type
Full Time

Eden District Council

Assistant Director Financial Services

Permanent Contract; 37 hours per week


Salary £44,959 (including 5% supplement for Deputy Section 151 Officer responsibility)


A relocation package of up to £5,125 is available

This is a wonderful opportunity for a qualified accountant (preferably CIPFA) to join the Council in a senior role to manage the Financial Services section and act as Deputy Section 151 Officer. The role also has responsibility for the preparation of the Councils budgets and annual accounts, delivering the procurement function and acting as the financial advisor to the Council’s company, Heart of Cumbria. Some evening work will be required to attend meetings.

For further details of the post including the job description, person specification and an application form;


  • visit our web site on
  • email
  • Telephone (01768) 212210


  • or apply in writing to Human Resources, Town Hall, Penrith, Cumbria

    CA11 7QF

Please note all applications must be made on the Council’s standard application form and CVs will not be considered. No agencies please.


The closing date for applications is 10am on Friday 11 August 2017

Interviews will take place on either Monday 4 September or Thursday 7 September 2017.