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Finance Projects Officer

  • Location

    Nuneaton, Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    Financial

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    £300 - £315 per day

  • Job ref:

    5106623_1564761599

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

  • Start date:

    19-08-2012

  • Expiry date:

    01-09-2019

We have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Projects Officer to join our clients offices based in Nuneaton on a temporary basis for 4 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Finance Projects Officer, your main duties will include:

  • Be committed to the Council's Vision and carry out work within the spirit and intention of its core values.
  • An understanding and awareness of the concept of "Making Every Contact Count" (MECC), attending training where necessary.
  • To assist in the production and achievement of the Section's business plan.
  • To assist in delivering and reviewing service standards, quality and performance budgets in accordance with the service plan.
  • To lead or take an active role on any project or programme as agreed with the Senior Finance Business Partner (Financial Planning).
  • To contribute to a creative and open environment within the Section where all employees feel supported, involved and consulted.

To be successful for this Finance Projects Officer post you will need to have:

  • Minimum of two years recent experience in a finance environment producing reports using a variety of IT systems and providing high quality advice.
  • A high level of understanding of Local Government finance and budgetary work.
  • Experience of developing and maintaining good working relationships with colleagues and external contacts to achieve service outcomes.
  • Fully CIPFA qualified (or other similar CCAB qualification) or studying towards.
  • Effectively communicate to deliver a positive reputation through relationships with colleagues and customers.
  • Establish and promote a customer-focused culture across the service and Council.
  • Ability to advise managers and other staff on a variety of finance related issues.
  • Drive service improvement through challenging processes and ways of working and undertaking option appraisal and sensitivity work.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Excel, Word and other financial systems.
  • Ability to produce and analyse detailed/complex financial reports (utilising IT systems) to aid decision-making, to be used by a variety of users.

Start Date-

12/08/2019

Working Hours-

37 hours per week

Monday - Friday

Pay Rate-

£300.00 p/d

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