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Head of Finance

Procurement and Commercial Services, West Lancashire Borough Council; £61,026 to £62,087

The Corporate Directorate of Transformation and Resources supports the organisation to thrive, drawing together expert knowledge and business intelligence to deliver the strategic direction set by elected members. Moreover we also have a focus on driving purposeful transformation and efficiency within the organisation.

Our new Head of Finance, Procurement and Commercial Services will be a creative individual with a commercial flair who can inspire and lead. 

As well as being a qualified accountant, you will have a thorough understanding of the local government operating environment and a commitment to the principles of public service. You will have strong leadership skills and be able to deliver results under pressure, promoting a culture of excellence.

You will have proven success in maximising outcomes and demonstrable experience of developing and implementing effective outcome-based solutions to problems. The role carries operational responsibility for business & financial planning, commercial development and procurement.

The successful post holder will also undertake the statutory Section 151 officer role, ensuring that the council has a high standard of financial practice, systems and transparency. 


For more details about the opportunity please speak to Matthew Lees on 0203 849 2792 or via email a
t matthew.lees@penna.com for a confidential chat. 

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Role Details:
Location: Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 2DF
Salary: £61,026 to £62,087
Application Close: 22 May 2020
Interview Date: W/C 8 June 2020