Capital Finance Lead

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Local Government

Location: West Midlands

Type: Temporary

Date posted: 13/02/2020

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 - 12 months

Salary: £600 - £700 per day


A unique and exciting opportunity for a senior Finance professional with experience on major capital programmes to help develop and support the strategy for capital build and investment at this major Midlands metropolitan authority.

With a huge capital budget and some extremely complex schemes, you’ll need to demonstrate where you have handle the multitude of inherent challenges before as part of your application to be considered. That the right candidate will effectively be leading a team of 15+, and liaising with and advising Executive Management team as well as hands on programme and project managers and on occasion members, means this is a heavyweight role requiring significant subject matter expertise.

Set against a backdrop of considerable changes and improvement plans in place across finance and across the wider council, this is the ideal challenge for an experience contractor who thrives in a pressurised environment and managing a demanding workload.

The contract is offered for an unusually long period of time to allow for the right candidate to have a marked impact on the shape of the departments as well as the programmes themselves. If you feel you have the right combination of experience and enthusiasm for a project like this, please send your resume with a covering note as soon as possible.

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