Enfield, London | Initial 3 Month Contract | £430 Day Umbrella | Full-Time | Hybrid Working Available
To support the Head of Finance in delivering a high quality, flexible, professional finance service that reacts to business priority changes and adapts to current requirements. Ensure that the team works as efficiently and as effectively as possible, supporting the councils operating principles and representing value for money services
Support the Head of Finance to deliver the service menu for a specified area of activity
Responsible for leading on the delivery of specific service menu items according to the role and delivering these to a high standard This may include, but is not limited to, reviewing and challenging budget decisions, corporate accounting and financial planning, treasury management, supporting capital and project financial planning, including the development of business cases and providing financial activity support to services across the business
Representing the Director of Finance at internal and external working groups, committees and other meetings where the role can be advisory, consultative or decision-making
Plan and manage the work of the team ensuring that all team members understand the service menu, standards and performance indicators, and are proactive in contributing to delivery of team objectives
Ensure all team members are appropriately trained to be able to carry out these processes in a consistent and efficient manner
Maintain a comprehensive and up to date knowledge of all relevant legislation, procedures and current and emerging best practice for the area of responsibility and ensure that the organisation meets all of its statutory, regulatory and contractual obligations
Pro-Actively seek opportunities to deliver efficiencies including through the implementation of system improvements and increased automation
CCAB Qualified/ Part-Qualified Accountant - Working towards this qualification
Comprehensive knowledge of local/central government finance, budgeting and accounting, providing high-level advice
Public sector employment background
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