Head of Finance
An opportunity has arisen for a new Head of Finance of our Corporate finance team.
We are looking for an experienced accountant to lead a team delivering a diverse range of financial management services including, completion of accounts, Treasury Management, Capital, VAT and providing advice on the Council's financial position.
Are you looking for a new challenge? Are you an ambitious leader who is politically and commercially aware with the determination to succeed? Can you support a high performing workforce and drive further improvement?
If so, Lincolnshire County Council has an exciting opportunity for a new Head of Finance for its Corporate finance team.
As part of our senior finance management team you will be responsible for helping to shape the Council's finance strategy. You will co-ordinate the Council's budget setting and budget monitoring processes, and ensure the accurate and timely completion of the statement of accounts. The role includes overseeing the Treasury Management, Capital and VAT functions; providing financial information and completing statutory returns, and; maintaining and advising the Council on its medium and long term financial position.
You will have an extensive knowledge of Local Government finance including the latest developments on national and local government finance matters.
Working in the thriving cathedral city of Lincoln, you will manage a team of 14 and help us to maintain and develop an excellent, professional and highly respected finance team that will assist the Council in achieving its strategic objectives.