Senior Finance Business Partner

East Riding of Yorkshire Council
East Riding of Yorkshire
Closing date
27 Aug 2022

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Local council
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for the right candidate to work with us to shape and develop the Councils Finance Business Partnering offer. In addition to leading our business partnering arrangements, you will provide strategic level support to the Director of Finance and Corporate Finance Manager in their roles as Section 151 Officer and deputy respectively.

You will

  • be the lead advisor on key financial issues pertaining to the Councils service delivery
  • provide oversight and management to two Finance Business Partners responsible for providing support to four Directorates
  • be responsible for the provision of business partnering arrangements for the Corporate Resources Directorate
  • provide strategic advice and support for authority wide financial projects
  • be responsible for leading the Business Partnering section including 60 employees.

The Senior Business Partner is a critical role to the Finance service and your success in the role will draw on your strong negotiation and influencing skills and your ability to provide strategic financial advice and direction on behalf of the Director of Finance. Previous business partnering experience is welcomed.

If you have a desire to seek continual improvement, innovation, and value a trust based and collaborative working environment, then we would love to hear from you.

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is pursuing equality of opportunity in employment.

BENFITS include the opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme together with a blend of office and remote working.

PAY & REWARDS The council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

To find out more and apply please visit

Advert No: FINC000264

Closing Date: 14 August 2022

Interview Date: TBC






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