Job vacancy: Hertford Town Council
Hertford Town Council is looking for a finance manager to join their team.
Job title: Finance manager
Organisation: Hertford Town Council
Salary: £40,876 - £43,857 + local weighting and 5% loyalty bonus after 3 years’ service
Application deadline: 31 January 2022
Phone number: 01992 552 885
Hertford Town Council is seeking an experienced and capable responsible finance officer to be part of its Senior Leadership Team working with colleagues to drive forward the council's ambitious agenda.
Working from the council's offices in Hertford Castle, this statutory role will provide the council with professional financial management. The post holder will be responsible for the complete financial management of the council, including producing management accounts, preparing records for audit purposes and VAT, annual budget setting, preparing reports to present to the council, invoicing, payroll and pension administration.
The post holder will advise councillors on finance, investment strategies and financial risk management. The ideal candidate will use a range of IT packages financial packages. Local government/town council experience is an advantage but not essential as training will be provided.