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  • Associate Director - HR Business Partnering (Academic) - FF/9637/FF

    Type Interim
    Posted 06/12/2019
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    We have an exciting 12 month opportunity for an interim Senior HRBP at a London based HEI. The role will involve operating at a strategic level to provide business partnering services that support, influence and challenge to deliver people initiatives that advance business objectives and the University’s strategic vision. This will include working on workforce planning, strategic resourcing, succession and talent management, organisational design, change management, Employee engagement and wellbeing and Employee relations. Prior experience of Higher Education is ideal. For more information please get in touch on Fiyin.fayeye@penna.com or 020 3849 2643

  • Interim Finance Business Partner - Adult / Environment (FF/9626/AA)

    Type Interim
    Posted 05/12/2019
    Location South of England

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    Our client is a Home Counties and they are looking for a Finance Business Partner for a period of 3-6 months. This role requires experience of operating at a business partnering level in a local authority, a candidate adept at providing a robust detailed budget monitoring service to the Directorate. Key experience ideally will be in Adult Social and Environment.

    The candidate will need to CCAB qualified.

    The day rate will be £450+.

    Please email your CV through to az.ahmed@penna.com or call on 0203 849 2616

     

  • Interim Finance Business Analyst - (FF/9629/JS)

    Type Interim
    Posted 05/12/2019
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    Interim Finance Business Analyst (Adult Social Care)

    Midlands

    CIPFA-Penna are collaborating with a leading local authority in the Midlands to support their search for an Interim Finance Business Analyst (Adult Social Care).

    This assignment will involve provision of insightful business-partnering support and constructive challenge to managers in the Adult Social Care directorate of the council. There will be an emphasis on the development and implementation of best practice to contribute towards the wider theme of continuous improvement at the council.

    The ideal candidate will be practiced at providing a quality level of finance business partnering and analysis in a local authority environment, demonstrating achievements relating to successfully supporting transformation and improvement projects as well as strategic and operational objectives. The post will require you to be a fully qualified accountant, holding one of either the CIPFA, CIMA, ACCA or ACA professional qualifications.

    For more information please contact Jonathon Sheppard, our consultant covering the Midlands region at CIPFA-Penna, at jonathon.sheppard@penna.com.

     

  • Principal Accountant (FF/9631/JS)

    Type Interim
    Posted 05/12/2019
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    Interim Finance Manager

    North West

    We are working in partnership with a local authority organisation in the North West region who are looking for the support of an Interim Principal Accountant.

    The primary focus of the role will be to lead the council through year-end closure of accounts (2019/20) and the subsequent liaison with the Auditors.

    The successful candidate will ideally be a fully qualified accountant (CIPFA, CIMA, ACCA or ACA) with demonstrable experience and achievements of supporting another local authority through a year-end accounts closure process – including production of the statement of accounts, liaison with auditors and supporting the Head of Finance with production of a detailed narrative behind the accounts.

    For more information, or to express your interest in this opportunity, please contact Jonathon Sheppard at CIPFA-Penna at jonathon.sheppard@penna.com.

     

  • Financial Consultant (FF/9633/JS)

    Type Interim
    Posted 05/12/2019
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    Interim Financial Consultant

    An evolving local authority organisation based in central England are searching for the support of an Interim Financial Consultant to advise the team on collection fund accounting practice and processes.

    Ideally, the consultant should be able to give technical advice to a team that lacks experience in this area. The consultant should also be providing advice in relation to updating, simplifying and clarifying related processes and procedures, guiding and mentoring the team to help make them self-sufficient and be aiming to leave the positive legacy of a team well-equipped to deal with future work and challenges in collection fund accounting.

    We’re looking for a technically strong CIPFA (or equivalent) qualified accountant with a good understanding of, and experience with, collection fund accounting coupled with strong leadership and mentoring qualities. There will be a high level of flexibility in regards to how this role is delivered - therefore part-time or full-time working arrangements will be considered.

    Get in touch with Jonathon Sheppard at CIPFA-Penna for more information or to express an interest in this interim opportunity – jonathon.sheppard@penna.com.

     

  • Interim Financial Accountant (FF9634/PW/CB)

    Type Interim
    Posted 05/12/2019
    Location London

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    CIPFA-Penna are working with a local authority based in Greater London who require an Interim Financial Accountant for a period of 6 months.

    You will need experience of year end processes, checking rates and producing working papers.

    You must be CCAB qualified. Previous local authority experience essential.

    For more information and a confidential chat, please contact philippa.Watkins@penna.com or Catherine.bush@penna.com

     

  • Interim Senior Business Partner (FF9610/PW/CB)

    Type Interim
    Posted 04/12/2019
    Location South of England

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    CIPFA-Penna are working with a client based in the South East/West of England who are looking for a Senior Finance Business Partner for a period of 3 months. Reporting to the Head of Service you will be working across 2 local authorities working closely with all stakeholders to ensure best use of financial resources, providing the strategic financial insight, intelligence and support.

    Key areas of responsibility include;

    • Lead and oversee the financial aspects of complex commissioning and procurement for a portfolio of services

    • Build a credible and responsive team who are respected for their depth of knowledge, expertise and customer focus and are responsible for the provision of revenue monitoring, capital monitoring, budget setting (revenue and capital), MTFS setting, closure of accounts

    • Responsible for budget setting, budget monitoring, variance analysis for actuals and forecasts

    • To advise the Chief Financial Officer in their S151 role

    You must be CCAB qualified. Local Authority Experience is key. For further information and a confidential chat, please contact Philippa.watkins@penna.com or Catherine.bush@penna.com

     

  • Interim Business Partner (FF9611/PW/CB)

    Type Interim
    Posted 04/12/2019
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    CIPFA-Penna are working with a client based in the South East/West of England who are looking for a Finance Business Partner for a period of 3 months. Working across 2 local authorities you will work closely with all stakeholders to ensure best use of financial resources, providing the strategic financial insight, intelligence and support.

    Key areas of responsibility include;

    • Support and advise on the financial aspects of complex commissioning and procurement for a portfolio of services

    • Contribute to the delivery of a high performing, customer focused finance service to the client’s service area

    • Responsible for the provision of revenue monitoring, capital monitoring, budget setting (revenue and capital), MTFS setting, closure of accounts, support for strategic projects and other ad-hoc financial support for the portfolio

    • Support managers within the service areas by providing finance training where and if required

    You must be CCAB qualified. Local Authority Experience is key. For further information and a confidential chat, please contact Philippa.watkins@penna.com or Catherine.bush@penna.com

     

  • Interim Chief Accountant (FF/9609/PW/CB)

    Type Interim
    Posted 04/12/2019
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    CIPFA-Penna are working with a client who are currently looking for a Financial Accounting Manager to lead on closing, monitoring and financial controls for a period of 7 months. Working across 3 District Councils operating from a shared service centre located in the South West of England, areas of responsibility will include;

    • To lead the operation and direction of the Financial Accounting section

    • Responsible for the production of the statement of accounts

    • Responsible for the completion and return of the Whole of Government Accounts

    • Responsible for consolidating and collating information on the Capital Programme

    • Ensure members of the team receive the financial management training required to be effective in their roles

    • Lead the co-ordination, collation and reporting of revenue and capital budget

    • Manage the relationship with internal and external audit

    You must be CCAB qualified. Previous experience of having worked in a local government environment is essential.

    For further information and a confidential chat, please contact Philippa.watkins@penna.com or Catherine.bush@penna.com

     

  • Interim Head of Equalities, Communities and Policy (FF/9616/TF)

    Type Interim
    Posted 02/12/2019
    Location London

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    Penna are working with a local authority in London who are seeking an interim Head of Equalities, Community and Policy for a period of 6 months initially. These service areas are very politically sensitive, and as such you will be working closely with Members and the senior leadership team to provide support and guidance, as well as help the council deliver an equalities strategy that underpins a number of key programmes. Knowledge across these services in a local authority context is essential, particularly within equalities.

    Please get in touch with Tim.Farr@Penna.com for more information.

     

  • Interim HRA Accountant (FF/9571/CB)

    Type Interim
    Posted 13/11/2019
    Location London

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    CIPFA-Penna are working with a London local authority who are looking for an interim HRA Accountant for a period of 6 months.

    You will be responsible for;

    •Efficient and complete preparation of detailed revenue expenditure and income budgets

    •Development, maintenance and review of effective systems for budget monitoring, control, reconciliation and reporting

    •Reviewing and improving the development of forecasts for monitoring financial and activity systems

    •Preparation, analysis and provision of accurate financial and management information

    You must be CCAB qualified with experience of having worked in a local authority environment.

    For further information and a confidential chat, please contact Catherine.bush@penna.com

     

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