Senior Financial Specialist

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Wokingham
Salary
41000.00 - 46000.00 GBP Annual + GBP41000 - GBP46000/annum
Posted
25 May 2017
Closes
22 Jun 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Financial Specialist
Salary: GBP41,000 - GBP46,000
Hours: 37 hours per week

Shute End, Wokingham, Berkshire
Closing date for application
16 June 2017

A member of a team of finance specialists you will work closely with the leadership and operations teams within Peoples Services to form a comprehensive and robust understanding of the financial position. You will be an integral part of the service, offering trusted and valued support and guidance on financial matters. Actively supporting the service's strategic planning activities offering advice and guidance and ensuring financial thinking is joined up with other parts of the Council.

You will ensure that a robust and efficient budget setting and budget monitoring process is in place with an emphasis on improving forecast accuracy and the effective mitigation / maximisation of all financial risks. In a cost conscious organisation you will ensure that value for money is obtained and that the service complies with all financial standards and regulations. You will develop and maintain good working relationships with key stakeholders including finance colleagues, senior officers and elected members.

Closing Date: 16th June 2017 (We reserve the right to close the advert sooner if we receive a sufficient number of suitable candidates.)
If you do not receive a response within 2 weeks of the closing date then you have not been successful.

Interview Date: Week Ending 14th July 2017

Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment.

Reference / post number: 21C - 009