Strategic Finance Business Partner – Northamptonshire Children’s Trust

Contract Type Contract
Duration 6 months
Location Northamptonshire
Job Type Full-time
Start Date ASAP
Hours per week -
Rate Annual salary from £50,795 to £62,474

About the job:

We’re currently seeking a Strategic Finance Business Partner to support the Director of Finance and Resources at Northamptonshire Children’s Trust. This is a 6-month (interim) vacancy. You will be required to lead a team of finance professionals, and support the delivery of the trust’s improvement plan, by using your professional expertise. During your role, you should seek to lead and motive the team you manage, to ensure maximum productivity.

  • Have professional input into all financial strategies, including budgeting, and the medium term financial plan
  • Facilitate the execution of all relevant financial strategies within the Trust
  • Support the success of the Trust, by providing quality and responsive financial services and advice
  • Design and deliver bespoke training packages to council staff, and lead skills development within the team
  • Lead the provision of technical guidance internally and externally, to enhance quality of work
  • Ensure adherence to financial legislations and regulations, leading the trust towards world class service
  • Degree level (or similar) education in a relevant subject
  • Fully qualified as an accountant
  • Knowledge and experience of effective professional management of large teams
  • Evidenced participation in implementing change in a company that is modernising/rapidly growing
  • Understanding of local government and how their financial systems work
  • Proven experience in financial planning, control and reporting
  • Excellent levels of financial literacy, and the ability to communicate technical matters in an effective manner

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