Would you like to join a progressive organisation, focussed on learning and development?
We have available a key position to provide quality financial advice and information to our Heads of Service and Budget Managers to support their capital decision making, financial planning, monitoring and reporting. You will be responsible for preparing the Council’s capital strategy and capital programme and closing the capital elements of the Council’s accounts.
We are an organisation of over 350 employees, 48 Councillors and countless volunteers. With a gross annual expenditure of over £100M, we work hard to deliver quality public services cost effectively, for the residents of Elmbridge.
As a borough council, we are responsible for services such as waste collection and recycling, housing, planning and parks, playgrounds and green spaces. We are committed to delivering our vision for a confident, cohesive and thriving Elmbridge.
The wellbeing of our employees is vitally important to us; whether it’s mindfulness, healthy walks or mental health first aid, there are a wide range of opportunities available to you; after all, when you thrive, Elmbridge thrives.
In addition to being enthusiastic and willing to contribute to strong team environment, you will:
- have a full (or part) CCAB qualification
- have a high standard if numeracy and accuracy
- be able to complete task within deadlines
- have an excellent working knowledge of spreadsheets and
- be able to communicate effectively.
Our careers website (https://careers.elmbridge.gov.uk/) will give you lots of information on Elmbridge and you should also view our LinkedIn page to see examples of our energy, creativity and commitment to our customers.
Could Elmbridge be the right place for you?
If you would like to discuss the role further contact Alison Gale, Chief Accountant on 01372 474121 or Andrew Cooper, Head of Finance on 01372 474123 for an informal conversation.
Closing Date: 9am Monday 28 November
Interview Dates: Week commencing 12 December