Location: Haringey, London
Contract: Permanent, Full time - 36 hours per week
Homes for Haringey have a fantastic opportunity for a determined and inspirational Financial Controller to join our Finance Team. We are looking for a leader to be the strategic lead on all financial matters for Homes for Haringey.
This role will see you make a significant contribution to developing and coordinating the strategic direction of Homes for Haringey, providing leadership and advice in terms of sound budget management, finance strategy and value for money.
We are looking for a strong leader with a track record of successfully managing a finance operation within a large organisation. You will be driven and an excellent communicator with the ability to provide advice and financial guidance to the business as a whole. You will be CCAB qualified (or equivalent) and, ideally, have an understanding of local authority finance.
You will possess an outward looking approach with the ability to anticipate and prepare for change effectively and efficiently. You will be proficient in working across teams, directorates and organisations to achieve the best outcome for our residents, Homes for Haringey and for the Council. You will be a collaborative team player who is used to working within a formal governance structure. You will be comfortable and confident in challenging budget holders to control and manage resources effectively.
Homes for Haringey is a fully fledged Arms Length Management Organisation (ALMO) of the London Borough of Haringey. We are firmly committed to working collaboratively toward building a spirit of team working and a supportive one culture in which innovation is encouraged and individuals can thrive.
We are recognised as one of Britain's top employers and have ambitions to grow and develop complimentary services for the benefit of the Haringey community. This is an exciting time to be joining Homes for Haringey as we continue to embed the most significant legislative changes in 30 years.
We are offering an excellent opportunity to lead a key service and make a huge impact on the future of the organisation. Reporting into our Director of Corporate Affairs, this role will see you work collaboratively with a strong and supportive peer group.
We offer an attractive salary and access to a wide range of learning and development opportunities. Homes for Haringey offers flexible working, generous leave entitlement, and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme.
For informal enquiries about this post, please contact Tom Bullock at Retinue Solutions at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please apply with your CV and Supporting Statement. Please use the Job description and Person Specification to aid your Supporting Statement.
Closing date: Sunday 15 December 2019
Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.