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Who are we?
Access Selby is a new way of working, a new way of thinking….taking the best of the public sector combined with the commercial strengths of the private sector.
Selby District Council has responded positively to the financial challenges within the public sector by separating its commissioning and service delivery functions.
Based in new state-of-the-art offices in the heart of Yorkshire, Access Selby gives you the chance to work for a new organisation looking to deliver quality services to the community but also to expand its business across a range of services. We’re developing the way we work and you can help to shape our future.
What’s the job?
We have an exciting opportunity for a commercially minded, experienced financial professional to head up our Financial Management Service. This role is fundamental in delivering robust financial governance for the Council, whilst providing a leading role in the commercial development of the organisation and supporting the Senior Management Team to generate new business opportunities.
Who are we looking for?
About you – you will be a fully qualified Accountant with experience of public sector accounting but also experience in a commercial environment. Together your financial acumen, leadership and strategic thinking will be key in driving forward our commercial ambitions.
As a new organisation, we are developing what we do and how we do it and you'll need to be willing to contribute to this development with new ideas, flexibility and the ability to manage change.
Want to find out more?
Access Selby is going places and if you are interested in joining us on this journey, please contact Sarah Smith, Business Manager, on 01757 292189 for an informal chat about this opportunity. For an application pack, please go to www.selby.gov.uk.
This position is subject to an enhanced criminal records bureau disclosure. The disclosure will only be requested in the event of the individual being offered the position. Having a criminal record will not necessarily bar you from employment with the Authority.
The closing date for applications is 12 Noon, Monday 8 October 2012.
The selection process will be in the w/c 15 October 2012.