Role 1 - Senior Finance Officer - Education
Role 2 - Senior Finance Officer - Adult Social Care
Halton Borough Council is seeking to appoint two talented, forward thinking and hardworking Senior Finance Officers to support the Financial Management function. The posts will support the Adult Social Care and Education departments within the Council.
This is a great opening for the right candidate to work for a Council that seeks to reward candidates with a competitive salary, generous annual leave allowance and the opportunity to be supported through further professional studies.
In applying for the role you will have recent experience of working in a local government, health or educational finance background. A CCAB/CIMA part qualification is desired but not essential to the role, encouragement and support will be given for the right candidate to be attain this qualification. You will have excellent report writing & presentation skills, highly organised, confident in dealing with colleagues at all levels and be able to plan and prioritise your work.
The Financial Management function supports a wide range of operational departments across the Council. You will be involved in the full range of activities across the annual financial cycle from setting budgets, monitoring the budget outturn position to closing down accounts at financial year-end. You will be well supported from all levels but also given the chance to be creative and innovative to problem solving and improving processes.
When applying please indicate if you are applying for both roles or one specific role on your application form.
For an informal discussion about the post please contact Mandy Walsh or Naheem Shafiq (Principal Finance Officers) on 0151 5118828 or 0151 5118680.
Interviews will be held week commencing 05 December 2022