Interim Head of Finance

Interim Head of Finance

Job Title: Interim Head of Finance
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DB110490_1546444730
Contact Name: Dean Bowers
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 02, 2019 15:58

Job Description

Woodrow Mercer Finance are recruiting for an experienced Head of Finance to join a Birmingham based Public Sector organisation. This role will be to start as soon as possible and will be starting on an initial 6-month contract but will likely extend beyond this.


  • To deliver medium and long-term financial strategies in line with Council plans
  • Plan, develop and introduce strategy to deliver against budget.
  • Support and assist with the closure of year end accounts
  • Lead on the production of the statement of accounts for financial year end
  • Act as liaison and main point of contact for key non-financial stakeholders and Auditors.
  • Support and manage a team on all of the above

Key Requirements:

  • To be a fully qualified CIPFA or equivalent
  • Possess previous local Government experience would be beneficial
  • Have worked at a strategic level in a senior position would be beneficial
  • Have a proven experience of handling budgets, planning and strategy