Role details

Principal Finance Manager

Manchester   •   £20 - £20 per hour (£42,096)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Principal Finance Manager
  • Financial management of high level projects in the city council

About Our Client

A vibrant and dynamic place to work.

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • To provide information and financial data required for Business Plans, project plans and management action plans and to provide an overview and initial scrutiny role.

  • To provide financial information required by external bodies.

  • To support Directorates, Corporate Finance and other stakeholders by providing comprehensive financial management services including budget planning and reporting.

  • Providing advice regarding the financial implications of service development proposals and statutory changes.

  • Challenging and supporting officers when developing assumptions underpinning their business plans and specific business cases.

  • To represent Finance within multi-disciplinary teams with both internal and external partners as required.
  • Supporting the Group Finance Lead in the effective and efficient preparation of the medium term revenue and capital budgets

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate should:

  • Influence and build strong relationships
  • Posses good communication skills, engaging constructively with forums and other bodies across all organisational levels.
  • Have strong analytically ability with highly developed investment appraisal skills
  • Be able to complete work within deadline and maintain focus and objectivity under a multi priority workload
  • Excel at developing and managing a team
  • Posses strong problem solving and strategic thinking ability.
  • Have strong IT Skills and be able to use multiple applications with highly developed database and spreadsheet skills.

The role holder must be a qualified CCAB accountant

What's on Offer

  • £20.24 per hour
  • 6 Month contract

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