Finance Manager & Company Secretary

Recruiter
Colchester Commercial Holdings
Location
Colchester
Salary
Up to £53,000 + benefits
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Role

This is an exciting new role in our newly formed Holding Company and three Subsidiaries delivering Housing; Energy and a variety of Traded Services. We are looking for a dynamic Finance Manager and Company Secretary to join the Managing Director, Assistant Director and Commercial Services Manager in driving forward our ambitious Commercial Business plans. 

You will be responsible for: 

  • The financial management and monitoring of the Holding Company and its Subsidiaries.
  • Advising the Boards on financial position and performance. 
  • Integral in developing realistic but ambitious future trading propositions.
  • Working with and advising parent Company (Colchester Borough Council) on financial issues; borrowing requirements; profit and loss position; and financial robustness of its Holding Company and Subsidiaries. 
  • Formal Company secretary role on Board meetings, governance and proper decision making across the company structure.

Suitable candidates will be:  

  • Qualified with a professional accounting body e.g. ACA, ACCA 
  • Track record in strategic financial working at a senior level
  • Hungry and motivated to create something special in a brand new Commercial Company set up.

Benefits 

  • Salary up to £53,000 per annum
  • Competitive benefits package 

To submit an application please send your CV and a covering letter to hrservicecentre@colchester.gov.uk.

Closing date: 11 October 2017