Finance and Legal Services
Senior Finance Business Partner (P1577)
Current salary range £36,543 to £40,391
With effect from 1 July 2020 pay will increase to £38,458 to £42,284 per year
+ up to 18.5% employer pension contribution
St Albans is a unique English Cathedral City with a colourful history which can be seen in the Roman remains and variety of beautiful architecture, heritage sites and conservation areas. Set within green belt, off the M25, A1M and M1 the District includes a cathedral, historic city centre and charming villages. Our refurbished offices are in the city centre near to the station (London St Pancras 20 minutes), shops and restaurants. In short it is a great place to live and work.
In this varied post you will be working closing with various departments to provide tailored professional financial advisory service to the business. You will contribute to the financial planning including preparation of long-term plans, strategic and operational developments supporting Senior Managers and Councillors within the service.
You will support senior managers in the preparation of the Statutory Accounts and the annual budget cycle including revenue and capital. Preparation and submission of government returns and charity accounts.
Educated to degree level or with relevant experience of working within this environment, you will ideally be a member of an appropriate professional body (CCAB or AAT) or have equivalent professional experience.
Up to date working knowledge of relevant legislation, as well as expertise in medium and long term planning, costing and SeRCOP is essential for this post. Previous experience of supervising a small team is desirable.
We offer a competitive package which also includes up to 28 days annual leave, pension scheme, reimbursement of professional fees, training and development opportunities, flexible working options (including homeworking), leisure and travel discounts and a number of other benefits. This post is subject to a Basic Disclosure Check.
For an informal discussion, please contact Mel Fermor on (01727) 819435.
Closing date for applications: 29 March 2020
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