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Interim Head Of Finance

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~~ INTERIM HEAD OF FINANCE - WEST MIDLANDS - £500 PER DAY INSIDE IR35 ~~ I am currently looking for an Interim Head of Finance to join an organisation who is going through a period of growth and transformation. The Head of Finance will report to the Executive Director of Finance and will be accountable for the effective delivery of the finance strategy. The function will encompass responsibility and operational accountability for financial reporting, governance, planning and analysis.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivery of Medium Term Financial Strategy
  • Responsible for financial reporting, planning and analysis
  • Provider Payment oversight and development, liaising with delivery and experience, and commercial teams to ensure payment to providers is accurate, timely and aligned to contracts
  • Leading and managing the team's activities to support the successful delivery of the organisation evolution and building capability
  • Accountable for the development, implementation and documentation of robust and efficient processes for reporting financial performance
  • Responsible for running the budgeting and forecasting process and outputs for the business
  • Shared responsibility with the Head of Finance for the accurate and timely capture of financial transactions and the application of Financial Reporting Standards and best practice
  • Develop a Budget Management Framework to analyse the businesses performance and its delivery of a value for money service to its stakeholders
  • Manage the review and approval of programme discount and pricing proposals to enable review of external income contribution margin in line with the agreed budget
  • Building additional recommissioning models to support pre and post implementation decisions and review
  • Assisting business with the design process for recommissioning and bid evaluations
  • Development of tableau reporting package leading to compact kpi reporting to enhance decision making and control across finance
  • Maintenance of Finance Headcount pipeline and reporting

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with a proven background in managing a finance function in a heavily regulated environment
  • Understanding and experience of impactful business partnering and the management of risk
  • Proven administrative, leadership and management effectiveness in the areas of strategic planning, analysis and organisational
  • Knowledge of Tableau or other analytical visualisation tools
  • Experience of commercial contract input

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: CONTRACTOR

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Finance Manager

Industry: Public Sector and Government

Salary: Up to £500 per day

Workplace Type: Remote

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Rugby

Job Reference: MVM0TQ-C46C72EE

Date posted: 04 July 2024

Consultant: Richard Wood

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