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Capital and Commercial Finance Manager

Home working/Sutton and Kingston, permanent, £49,827-58,242 (£60,396 unconsolidated maximum)

Closing date: 12th December 2021

CIPFA-Penna are working with Sutton and Kingston Shared Finance Service to recruit two experienced Capital and Commercial Finance Managers to join the Commercial Finance and Investment team. You'll support the Head of Commercial Finance and Investment to provide expert advice and guidance regarding the London Borough of Sutton and Royal Borough of Kingston's capital programmes. The successful candidates will take responsibility for leading and managing the development of the capital investment programmes of one of these two councils.

You'll also provide commercial finance support to a range of council projects. You will need detailed experience and knowledge in capital programme development and providing commercially-focused finance support to large programmes and projects. You'll have experience in developing and interpreting complex financial models, undertaking scenario testing and viability assessments for projects and programmes. In addition, you will be confident in your ability to influence discussions and shape strategic decision making, taking responsibility for the achievement of corporate and service objectives. As a member of the senior leadership team you’ll have experience of leading by example to embed values and develop a collaborative, joined up, finance team.

We value and nurture talent, offering a supportive, friendly and collaborative environment to grow and develop your career and skills. We're constantly striving to improve our work and actively encourage ideas and input from all colleagues, so you’ll always be heard and be contributing. In addition to this we have a flexible and modern working culture, with a great IT infrastructure and modern technology. We offer extensive benefits, including 31 days of annual leave.

To learn more about the role and to discuss the application process please contact Eva Tomka: or 07513482048.

To apply for this role, please upload your CV and a covering letter (maximum of 3 pages).