Senior Finance Business Partner

Posted 17 January 2024
Salary £650 - £700 per day
LocationWest Midlands
Job type Temporary
Discipline Finance Recruitment
Contact NameClara Willis

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a Local Authority in the West Midlands, who are looking to appoint a Senior Financial Business Partner on a 6-12 month contract.

This is a 100% remote position and offers a daily rate of £650 - £700, via an Umbrella Company.

The ideal candidate will have experience within Schools and Education.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Leading the Education and Families directorate which includes schols finance

  • Responsible for the distribution of the budget to the schools thorugh the DSG

  • Running a team of up to 6 direct reports, with a wider finance team of 25

  • Overseeing budgets and allocations to the school for DSG, SEND and general fund

Experience required:

  • Experience with Children’s School Finance or Children’s Social Care

  • Team management

  • Collaboratove working with different departments within the organisation

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Expertise in the public sector

  • Budgeting and forecasting

  • Completion of variance analysis and monthy management accounts

Rewards and benefits:

  • 100% remote working

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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