Finance Manager

Michael Page Finance
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Bristol based client is a Public Sector client, looking to appoint a Finance Manager in to a newly created position on a 12 month fixed term contract (with the possibility of it turning in to a permanent position.)

Client Details

Our client is a Bristol based public sector organisation, looking to appoint a Finance Manager in to a newly created position.


The primary purpose of this post is to make an effective contribution to the Finance Management of the organisation by providing financial advice and management accounting services to a portfolio of divisions:

The post holder will be responsible for ensuring divisions are able to maximise the benefit of the revenue and capital financial resources at their disposal by providing professional finance support to Directors, Senior Managers and decision makers. Ensuring that appropriate financial processes and controls are in place to manage expenditure and income within the budget management and policy framework are essential.

The post holder will be expected to manage the team members reporting to them and to deputise for the line manager.


The ideal candidate for the Finance Manager position:

  • A Qualified Accountant
  • Have experience working within the public sector (desirable.)
  • Happy working in a growing and challenging environment.

Job Offer

On offer for the Finance Manager post:

  • A basic salary of £36,000-£41,000
  • Holiday : 25 days
  • Excellent pension contribution scheme
  • Flexible working

Our client is based in Central Bristol, their offices are commutable from Bath, Taunton, Weston Super Mare, Chippenham, Trowbridge, Gloucester and Chipping Sodbury.