This is an exciting opportunity to join the finance team in Charnwood. You will play a leading in team development, working with the Head of Service and Chief Accountant to shape the service and support the Council in its journey out of the Covid-19 pandemic. As well as being a lead player in the development of the financial services function, the position offers a strong element of project-based work and exposure to senior managers across the Council in the delivery of wider corporate initiatives.
We are looking for a qualified accountant and if you also have local government experience then that is very welcome. However, enthusiasm and a positive attitude are the key attributes, along with a willingness to be flexible and to be a role model within the team, so all backgrounds will be considered.
Alongside the salary of up to [£37,568- £40,578, PO2], plus we offer generous holidays, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and an agile working policy.
This is a full time role but some flexibility in hours may be considered.
For an informal conversation about the role please contact Lesley Tansey, Head of Financial Services on 01509 634828 or Simon Jackson Strategic Director of Environmental & Corporate Services on 01509 634699.