Haringey Council - Alexandra House

Closing Date:

03 Jul 2022

Job description

Contract Information:

Salary: HC3 (£88,002 – £103,329) per annum

Contract: Permanent 

Hours: 36 hours per week (Full-time)

Closing date: 3rd July 2022

Head of Finance (Capital, Place and Economy)

This is an opportunity to provide strategic financial leadership in Haringey Council, working to help direct and shape the Council’s capital program and finance within the Place and Economy Priority areas as a new Head of Finance.

About the Role

Haringey has an ambitious, innovative capital program, which aims to make the best use of Haringey’s available resources. This role will be the key finance lead to the Council’s capital agenda, providing challenge, advice and support to service departments in the development and delivery of what are often extremely financially complex major projects. This post will ensure that all projects are thoroughly appraised and all related risks are communicated to key stakeholders, such as the S151 Officer, Directors, and elected members. Managing a small team of staff, the post holder will also provide financial advice and reporting to the Place and Economy priority areas of the Council: requiring excellent networking and communication skills to influence relevant service departments’ capital plans, ensuring these deliver maximum value for the Council.

About You

You will be an experienced finance leader, with an excellent track record in supporting the financial aspects of major projects and significant capital expenditure projects, with a strong technical knowledge of capital accounting and the interactions with final accounts and treasury management. Prospective applicants should be CCAB qualified accountants, with experience of operating at a strategic level in a challenging, political, local government background.

Additional Details:

For further information please contact: ResourcingHub@haringey.gov.uk


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