Executive Head of Finance
up to £75k
You are an aspiring leader who wants to make a real difference to the place you work. You will want to come to Rushmoor and run an excellent finance service and bring your strategic, can do approach to help shape the Council’s future. Our Executive Head of Finance and S151 officer is a key member of the Council’s Executive Leadership Team and will work at the very top of the Council’s management. Politically astute with a commercial view, you should have the confidence and gravitas to advise senior managers and members and work with our public and private sector partners.
As an experienced finance professional you will understand the statutory finance requirements placed on the Council, be able to work closely with the external auditors and have the leadership qualities to ensure that the Finance Team deliver. Ideally you will have experience of working with joint ventures and company models.
You will be unafraid to challenge the norm but equally comfortable adopting a corporate position and when required advise members on difficult policy choices. You’ll have great interpersonal skills and the leadership qualities to take your team and colleagues with you in a changing and challenging environment.