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Finance Business Partner – Housing Revenue Account

Employer
Bromsgrove and Redditch Councils
Location
Redditch Town Hall
Salary
Grade 7 (SCP 25 - 30) £33,945 to £38,223 per annum
Closing date
16 Jun 2024
Reference
BR/TP/193/244

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Sector
Local Councils
Job Type
Finance
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Job Details

Finance Business Partner – Housing Revenue Account

37 hours per week

Permanent contract

Situated in North Worcestershire, Bromsgrove District Council and Redditch Borough Council share services.  The Councils are committed to being a customer driven organisation, with our customers at the heart of everything we do; focused on improving delivery services that make a difference to the community that we serve.

Bromsgrove and Redditch District Councils shared Finance service is on a journey.  After being issued with a Section 24 notice in 2022, the Councils have been implementing an improvement programme to ensure they meet with statutory requirements and to build a finance function fit for the future.

Following the appointment of a new Head of Service, we are restructuring our Finance Services and are looking to build on the existing service provision with a number of key appointments.

Working directly to the Senior Finance Business Partner, you will be responsible for providing strategic and operational financial support and advice across the Housing Revenue Account (HRA) within Redditch Borough Council and be responsible for embedding a finance business partnering approach within this area. 

This is a great opportunity for or someone currently in this kind of role or for those looking to take the next step in their career.  

The Councils are committed to being a customer driven organisation, with our customers at the heart of everything we do, focused on improving delivery services that make a difference to the community we serve.

You will need to have a background in working within finance and be AAT qualified, ideally with knowledge of HRA finance.  We are looking for a passionate and resilient individual who can build strong working relationships within finance and across the organisation.  You should be a highly motivated individual committed to achieving a high level of customer satisfaction within a quality finance function.

In return, the role offers a range of benefits including 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays (rising to 29 after 5 years continuous local authority service), the ability to work flexibly and in an agile way and access to a range of benefits in terms of reward, wellbeing and development.  Whilst we are advertising for a full-time post, we are prepared to consider alternative options for the right candidate.

No candidate will meet every single requirement – if your experience looks a little different to what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you.

Additional Information

The Councils offer a range of staff benefits:

  • pension
  • generous leave entitlements starting at 25 days plus bank holidays (pro-rata)
  • flexible working, where appropriate
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • access to employee benefits platform.  Where you can find discounts for high street shops, leisure discounts, holiday discounts, salary sacrifice schemes and more

What next

Need further information on the duties of this post? 

Please contact Debra Goodall (recruiting manager) on 0152764252 or email debra.goodall@bromsgroveandredditch.gov.uk 

If this role interests you please select the 'Apply' button.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications Sunday 16 June 2024 (midnight)

Interviews are likely to be held the week commencing 17 June 2024.

If you experience difficulties applying online then please contact HR at recruitment@bromsgroveandredditch.gov.uk                                                                                  A black and purple sign with text Description automatically generated      

 

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JDPS Business Support Accountancy Technician (Finance Business Partner) - Housing Revenue Account.doc

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