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Assistant Director, Financial Management, Risk & Performance
£72,526 - £83,489
As an ambitious and focused authority we are transforming the life chances of local people, the well being of our communities and developing our future economic strength within the region, working alongside our partners.
As part of our new structure, we are now looking for an Assistant Director, Financial Management, Risk & Performance within the Resources Directorate. This postholder will be the Deputy S151 Officer for the Council, leading our unified finance and performance
function to provide support and advice to Members and our directorates.
You will play a key role in ensuring we continue to deliver on our savings targets, whilst providing internal services which add value to the Authority. Strong people management skills are essential, as well as the ability to understand and foresee the challenges facing Members and our front line service staff. As a qualified accountant, you will have the experience of managing the day to day running of a finance function, either within local government or the broader public sector, but with the potential to lead across a broader range of services.
If you think you have the experience to take on this challenging role in an ambitious and well regarded organisation, please click the "Apply" button below, or contact
Loren Price at GatenbySanderson on 0113 205 6098.
Closing date: Friday 4th May 2012.