Strategic Capital and Projects Accountant
The London Borough of Redbridge is on the path of organisation change and transformation. With changing demands and limited resources, the organisation is continually adapting to meet the needs of residents. These are exciting times for the council and we want to have a finance function that will build a brilliant team to meet the challenges of tomorrow.
Following internal review, this new role within the Corporate Finance team is currently being recruited to. Reporting to the Head of Corporate Finance, you will lead on the financial management of the Council’s capital programme, ensuring that all proposals are evaluated robustly, projects are subjected to robust financial monitoring and that detailed reports on all financial aspects of the capital programme are provided to all relevant stakeholders. You will provide strategic financial advice relating to capital and major projects with capital implications as appropriate including developing financial modelling for existing/new projects where appropriate.
You will be a CCAB qualified accountant or have significant experience of working at a senior level with in a large and complex organisation. You will have extensive experience of financial modelling and project management including delivery across multifunctional teams. You will also have an excellent technical knowledge of capital accounting. Finally, you must have good IT skills with excellent knowledge of office applications.
For a confidential discussion about these roles, please contact our consultants at Penna: Chris Macdonald on 020 7300 9104 or email: Chris.Macdonald@penna.com
Closing date: 31st July 2019
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