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Finance Manager

Yorkshire and the Humber

  • Reference: 384734
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Salary: £45,000-£50,000 per annum

  • Location: North Yorkshire

The Organisation

Nigel Wright have been appointed by North Yorkshire Police to recruit a Finance Manager for a 6 month contract role, following an employee leaving. The Finance Manager will lead the Finance teams, ensuring that a responsive, cost effective and high quality operational service is provided. The role will be accountable to the Head of Finance & Section 151 Officer and will require the successful candidate to deputise as required.

The Role

  • The role will involve leading and managing a team across Management and Financial Accounting, P2P, Treasury and Transaction processing.
  • Oversee the budgeting and forecasting, long term financial planning, preparation of management and statutory accounts, cash flow management and auditing.
  • Supporting budget holders, heads of function as required and supporting them with budget management and planning.
  • Actively participate as a member of the Finance SMT, contributing to department decision making at a strategic level. 

The Person

  • Be qualified; CIPFA, CIMA, ACCA or ACA with substantial senior management experience, post qualification.
  • You will be good at communicating and collaborating with senior stakeholders both internally and externally.
  • Be experienced in managing, developing and motivating staff.
  • Be experienced in preparing statutory financial statements.
  • Have advanced Excel and Microsoft knowledge. It would be advantageous to have experience of Oracle.
  • You must have worked in a public sector organisation previously to apply.


  • Security vetting procedures for the post
  • Working remotely with occasional travel to Head Office in Northallerton

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