Assistant Director of Finance (Interim)

Midlands region
Competitive day rate
09 Apr 2019
09 May 2019
Full Time

A large local authority in the Midlands region are looking to appoint an Interim AD of Finance to help support their existing leadership team in the delivery of key strategic objectives. This will be an interim assignment for a period of approximately 6 months.

Working closely with the Section 151 Officer and Director of Resources, this role will involve overseeing a team of Heads of Finance across all directorates. Amongst other strategic and practical objectives, one of the key deliverables will be to enable continued focus on the development of the finance team towards a business-partnering culture – whilst maintaining focus on the array of transformation programmes and continuous improvement initiatives.

The assignment will suit senior finance professionals (qualified CIPFA, CIMA, ACCA or ACA) with a broad range of senior-level experience covering the financial and operational landscape, gained within another local authority environment.

Please contact Jonathon Sheppard, Senior Consultant for CIPFA-Penna’s Midlands region ( for more information.