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The public sector is changing. We live in an extraordinarily challenging financial climate and the pressure on front line services cannot be underestimated. However, the appetite for innovation and to do things differently is unprecedented. As Essex County Council seeks to look at how we commission all our services, the opportunities for joined up working and innovation will continue to grow.
Essex County Council
£46,000 to £69,100 p.a.
Finance Professional Services plays a key role in the evolution of the Council. We regard ourselves as catalysts for change across the organisation. We have re-positioned the service to enable innovation, putting financial considerations at the heart of all operational and strategic decision making across the organisation. Not as a blocker, but as an enabler for change, finding effective ways to move forward. We work within a strong ‘can do’ culture that we consider essential to the future of the business.
Are you an experienced Financial Analyst who thrives within a varied environment? Are you able to demonstrate a proven ability to identify and support the business in implementing cost savings? If you have answered yes to both of these questions then we have an exciting opportunity for you to join an established, reputable team within the public sector environment.
The successful applicant will be instrumental in the organisation and will play an active role in supporting future challenges in a proactive and beneficial manner
Applicants will have a firm understanding of financial management and frameworks ideally from large complex organisation. You will be expected to hold the drive and knowledge to deliver expert advice and identify opportunities for improvements whilst managing a varied portfolio of projects.
The role is hugely varied and will enable you to work across a diverse range of business areas. From business modelling and major saving projects to complex procurements, you will own the financial aspects of project delivery. You will also be supporting the development of the Councils financial strategy, build strong relationships with a range of internal and external partners and play a key and active role within senior manager forums.
To apply please follow the link: - http://www.workingforessex.com/details.aspxnPostingId=14448&nPostingTargetId=145980&id=QZUFK026203F3VBQB8M8MF60R&LG=UK
Essex County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.
Essex County Council are recruiting to a range of new and exciting opportunities in Finance. To find out more, please visit www.transformingessex.co.uk