Interim Capital Accounting Lead
I am recruiting for an interim Capital Accounting Lead to be responsible for providing specialist finance business partnering services to a local authority’s Capital Investment Programme.
You will be involved in Capital projects/schemes costings, options appraisals and financial modelling for complex projects and will be able to demonstrate sufficient knowledge and experience of Capital Programmes services to provide the level of leadership and support required in this senior position, including knowledge of current legislation and legislative proposals, the challenges affecting the service area and the strategies being applied to address them.
Other duties in this busy position will include providing independent analysis and interpretation of complex financial and performance data, to allow decisions to be made following consideration of financial resource and control implications.
This will also include writing and presenting reports on the analysis and interpretation of financial performance and actual or implied changes to legislation.
Working closely with the Corporate capital team, you will also be tasked with the strategic planning of expenditure in non-housing capital programmes (currently £100m) and, in Regeneration and Growth generally.
You will ideally be a qualified accountant with extensive capital accounting experience gained within a local authority setting – if this is you, please get in touch!