Head of Finance

  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Financial Accountancy
  • Location
    Barnet, Greater London
  • Salary
    500 £ - 550 £ / Day
  • External Reference
    9877662

Head of Finance

A fantastic job opportunity has arisen for a Head of Finance to join one of our largest Local Authority clients on a 6 months contract (with every possibility of an extension should the successful candidate perform well).

Based in South East London, this is a full time role (36 hours per week, Monday to Friday).

This post holder will be responsible for advising the Board on all aspects of financial strategy and financial management including;

*Strategic financial planning across the organisation.

*Acting on behalf of the S151 officer from our Accountable Body.

*Being able to both operate at strategic and operational level as part of a small team.

*Developing, implementing and operating financial management and control systems / processes that align with the organisation's overall vision and its current and future business objectives.

*Leading and contributing to strategic planning and tactical decision-making as part of the wider management team. Ensuring all financial risks is fully understood and undertaken appropriately.

*Ensuring that accounting standards and internal control procedures are compliant for both internal and external auditor requirements

*Ensuring accurate and timely preparation and reporting of monthly management, annual statutory accounts, income and expenditure and cash forecasts, budgets and projections for the executive and the Board

*Providing strategic leadership on the cash flow management decisions and manage the organisation's cash flow on a day to day basis including operating and optimising treasury management policies.

*Directly manage and appraise staff within the finance function.

*Be responsible for all elements of the company payroll.

*Providing necessary levels of assurance and information to the S151 officer and being able to act on their behalf.

If you the required experience and skill set apply now for immediate consideration.

Badenoch and Clark acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Badenoch and Clark UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Sandeep Budha

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