Employer: Arun District Council Salary: £39,880 to £41,881 per annum Location: Arun Civic Centre, Littlehampton, West Sussex, West Sussex Contract: Permanent Working Pattern: Flexible Hours/Full Time Hours: 37 hours per week. DBS Check: No Closing Date: 14/05/2021 at 12:30 Reference: ADC/21/149932
Finance & Risk Manager
37 Hours Per Week
£39,880 to £41,881 per annum
Arun District Council is a high performing local authority with strong commitment to continuous improvement, delivering value for money and high quality, customer services to local residents.
We are looking for a Finance and Risk Manager, working in the Financial Services Department. You will have at least 3 years’ experience of working in a local government setting with knowledge of VAT, Insurance and Risk Management.
You will be highly motivated and hold a Higher National Certificate or equivalent in Risk Management or a Business/ Finance Related Subject (preferably degree level). You will be expected to communicate with staff regarding complex matters, such as VAT, Insurance and Risk Management with an ability to interpret new legislation as and when it is issued.
To move the Arun District Council Risk Management strategy forward, the right candidate will be expected to develop the programme using their own initiative.
Arun District Council provides flexible working from 7.30am to 7pm. Due to Covid-19 guidance, the candidate will initially have to work from home (good broadband connection required) and undertake necessary local site visits within the Arun district for insurance claims when required. Once Covid-19 restrictions are lifted and updated working practices are issued, the candidate must be prepared to work at the Civic Centre office in Littlehampton.
In return we offer:
Up to 32 days paid annual leave (subject to continuous service) plus paid Bank Holidays (PLUS Flexi-time including an opportunity to accrue a further 12 days flexi leave per year
Free membership at local leisure centres
Excellent Contributory Pension Scheme
Employee Assistance Programme
Cycle to Work discount/Christmas Savings/Save As You Earn Schemes
Health and Wellbeing initiatives including free health checks, free eye tests and an option to pay into a Simplyhealth Care plan
Training and Development Opportunities
Further information and an application form can be downloaded from our website at www.arun.gov.uk