Assistant Director - Childrens & Education Finance - Local Government
Allen Lane are currently working with a local authority to recruit an Assistant Director to take a lead on their Childrens Social Care and Education finance. The council is currently undergoing a number of budget pressures across this area and the successful candidate will work closely with the service to deliver improvements. This position provides a truly unique opportunity to shape and help drive forward the council’s new initiatives.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant with strong communication and leadership skills and must have strong Childrens Social Care and Education finance experience. A good understanding of the education funding would be very desirable. This is a pivotal role for the finance function and the wider organisation; it requires a strong relationship builder who will work particularly closely with service colleagues across the business.
If you are a passionate, credible and highly experienced candidate with excellent decision-making and stakeholder management skills who has demonstrated a strong track record of achievement please apply. Please note that due to the urgent time frames on this post applications will be reviewed prior to closing date and as such immediate application is recommended.