Sports-mad Finance Lead, Sought / Central Government

Posted 10 April by Michael Page Finance Easy Apply

Senior Finance Lead

An exciting opportunity for you to join a new team specifically developed to focus on the delivery of this quadrennial, international sporting event!

Client Details

Senior Finance Lead

An exciting opportunity for you to join a new team specifically developed to focus on the delivery of this quadrennial, international sporting event!

You'll play a leading role in a highly effective finance team that underpinning the delivery for the delivery of this quadrennial sporting event and its legacy benefits. The role is likely to develop as the Team grows and delivery requirement change. As the selected individual you'll need to have the ability to adapt quickly and think strategically to identify new key priorities and overcome emerging barriers.

Description

Key areas of responsibility are:

? Lead on all budgetary and financial management and planning for the Team, liaising with the wider Department's finance team and other advisers as necessary;

? Preparation of a month end finance report for the Departments senior leadership team;

? Supporting the policy team with financial data and results;

? Developing and maintaining strong relationships with internal partners across the Department;

? Updating the Treasury on financial results and revised forecasts for the year;

? Provide oversight to host City and review their monthly finance reports;

? Ad hoc project work;

? Line manage a small team.

Profile

? Strong knowledge of financial management within a public sector organisation; including management accounting and financial accounting;

? Understanding of cash flow management techniques;

? Excellent working knowledge of Managing Public Money and Treasury's Financial Reporting Manual and of Treasury's financial reporting requirements and systems;

? Evidence of working corporately, cooperatively and supportive as part of a united management team.

Job Offer

This is the perfect role for a qualified Finance professional with a very strong interest in sport. You'll be working in a leading Central Government team heading up the team specifically designed for the delivery of this quadrennial sporting event.

Reference: 34864211

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