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      Finance Officer

      Helen Dodds

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      Helen Dodds

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      Location

      North Yorkshire

      Salary

      £36,000-£38,000

      Job Status

      Permanent / Full Time

      Are you an experienced financial professional with a passion for public sector finance?

      We’re currently supporting a prestigious organisation in Redcar to appoint a Finance Officer on a permanent basis. As a Finance Officer, you will lead operational efforts and provide crucial support to Finance Managers and Accountants in driving financial decision-making processes.

      Responsibilities:

      • Lead the operational delivery of key aspects of the Accountancy Team’s annual work programme, ensuring alignment with strategic objectives.
      • Deputise for Finance, contributing to the development and implementation of financial strategies, policies, and performance management processes.
      • Provide expert advice, analysis, and challenge on financial matters to inform effective decision-making across directorates.
      • Support the preparation of the organisations budgets, financial statements, and medium-term financial plans, ensuring financial sustainability and compliance with regulatory requirements.

      Requirements:

      • Experience in public sector finance, including knowledge of financial reporting standards and accounting systems (e.g., Agresso).
      • Proven ability to solve complex financial problems and support medium-term financial planning.
      • Strong communication, influencing, and leadership skills, with the ability to engage and motivate stakeholders.
      • Membership of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) or equivalent qualification.
      • Familiarity with changing financial legislation and initiatives impacting the public sector.  

      ✅ Up to £38,000 salary
      ✅ Hybrid work model: 2-3 days on site
      ✅ Exceptional pension plan & leave benefits
        
      We encourage those interested to get in touch as soon as possible to be considered for shortlisting.