Business Partner - Corporate Services

£400 - £500 per day, depending on experience
11 Feb 2021
26 Feb 2021
Full Time

Allen Lane are currently working with a local authority to recruit a Finance Business Partner to lead on the provision of financial advice and support for their Corporate Services directorate.  The successful candidate will work closely with budget managers to ensure a smooth year end, as well as looking at potential commercial opportunities through financial modelling.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • To ensure that financial information is relevant and balanced and is received by decision-takers at the appropriate level
  • To work with services to ensure the accuracy of information input to systems and proper responses to system outputs
  • To work with managers to ensure they have the information and tools and develop the skills to manage their finances themselves
  • To provide advice and support to Members, management board, directors and deputy directors on the full range of issues within the scope of the job

The successful candidate will be CCAB qualified (or equivalent) and have extensive Business Partnering experience within a local authority setting or large public sector organisation. Strong communication skills and resilience will be essential to make a quick impact within the team.

Due to the current coronavirus situation this role is expected to be performed remotely.

This is an urgent requirement so please note that post applications will be reviewed prior to closing date and as such immediate application is recommended.