Strategic Finance Manager - Growth & Commercial
Sefton is a diverse and exciting borough where people can enjoy a great work-life balance. It encompasses world renowned nature reserves, accessible businesses and retail centres, top class leisure facilities and some of the best coastal and countryside environments. It is an ideal location for accessing Manchester, the North West and beyond by road, rail or air. From vibrant town centres, intimate commuter towns, beautiful villages and stunning coastal and rural locations, everyone can find their perfect home. Sefton is at the heart of the Liverpool City Region, playing an active role in ensuring its success.
This is a changing and vibrant authority already on a journey working towards an exciting 2030 vision. The Council’s major change programme, the Framework for Change, is the way in which we will deliver our promises in the 2030 Vision and deliver financial sustainability for the Council. The pillars that underpin the programme are: Economic Growth - Creating more and better jobs for local people; Public Sector Reform - Working together to deliver affordable services which achieve the best possible outcomes for our communities; Strategic Investment - Investing wisely and creatively to make and save money, grow faster and enable our communities to thrive.
Sefton Council’s Finance Service is an efficient and effective team that aims to continually strengthen and promote good financial management across the organisation and play an active role in delivering the 2030 vision.
Following a recent restructure of the Service we have a new role for a Strategic Finance Manager who will lead the finance section responsible for Economic Growth and Commercial, Regeneration and Housing. The post holder will provide high level finance business partnering advice and support; and develop detailed business cases and financial option appraisals for the Executive Leadership Team, Senior Leadership Board and Service Managers.
If you are an ambitious CCAB qualified accountant with excellent management and leadership qualities, looking for a career enhancing opportunity to make a genuine difference, then we would love to hear from you.
For further information please call Mark Chambers, Finance Service Manager on 07583057828