Finance Manager (Housing Regeneration)
12 month Fixed Term Contract
The purpose of the Housing Projects Team is to lead and deliver an exciting and ambitious 10-year property rebuilding and refurbishing programme within the context of Croydon Council’s ongoing Housing Investment Programme
The Finance Manager role will oversee effective financial management to support delivery of the Council’s vision, to enable the effective delivery of this long-term programme, ensuring competent management, good governance, and transparency.
To be responsible for a direct report and the delivery of the core financial management processes within their area. These may include some or all of the following:
Budget setting at the Departmental and overall Council level and associated Cabinet reports
production of the year-end financial accounts, the associated close down processes and preparing for and responding to external audit
budget monitoring. This includes leading the team to challenge the service on the best use of resources available and ensure compliance with the Council’s corporate financial framework. It will also include providing high quality professional financial support and advice
Closing date: Sunday 26 November 2023 @ 11.50pm
Croydon Council is an inclusive employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Subject to business needs, we will be pleased to consider applications from candidates seeking flexible working arrangements and support hybrid working, whereby staff attend the workplace for part of their working week and work from home, or elsewhere, remotely for the rest of the time.
As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role.
Croydon council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.