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Head of Financial Management - Sussex, United Kingdom,

MMP Consultancy are working alongside a fantastic public-sector organisation to recruit a Head of Financial Management to join them on an interim contract in East Sussex.

Leading on the day-to-day management of the Financial Management Team, including the production, analysis and interpretation of financial information for the business. You will be an accomplished Senior Finance Manager, playing a pivotal role in ensuring the business meets its key objectives and targets.

Responsibilities:
Act as lead on financial management, working closely with all staff to achieve and maintain financial control and balance
Responsible for leading and managing the Financial Management Team, including recruitment, training, appraisal and professional development
Support colleagues to understand financial information and the financial consequences of decisions made
Provide a professional lead on a range of complex financial appraisals to support major changes in service provision.
Providing specialist technical expertise and advice on business cases which have a medium or long-term impact on the organisation
Setting and agreeing budget framework, working together with financial planning department to agree objectives

Skills Required:
Qualifications/Training: Professional CCAB qualification, post 5 years qualified, management qualification or equivalent training, evidence of relevant CPD to master's level equivalent
Significant experience of finance at a Senior Management level, including management of complex budgets and achieving financial balance
Experience of leading a management accounting function
Proven experience of managing and developing staff