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Business Support Officer

  • Location:

    Worcester

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £11.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Katie Ore

  • Contact email:

    kore@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ416905_1616500731

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 MONTH

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-22

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Worcestershire County Council
Akton recruitment has an exciting opportunity for a Business Support Officer to join the team at the Worcestershire County Council.

Job Role: Business Support Officer.
To support the Accountancy Officers, Senior Accountancy Officer, Finance Manager - Schools and Head of Finance in providing a full and quality financial management service to Budget Holders, Service Managers, Heads of Service, and all Council officers.
Main Activities & Responsibilities:
* Provide financial advice and support to staff on all aspects of financial management and ensure financial governance is adhered to.
* Provide financial advice and support to budget holders on all aspects of financial management and financial planning and ensure that appropriate financial governance is in place.
* To support the profiling and monitoring of the budget, bringing any significant variations or unusual events to the attention of the appropriate head teacher, budget holder, service manager or Head of Service.
* To support the delivery of financial investigations and appraisal on proposals such as changes to service delivery, new developments or government policy changes and advise Service Management accordingly on the financial aspects of the proposed changes.
* To support the delivery of financial option appraisal reports for business cases
* To ensure that Authority and Directorate financial procedures operate effectively and are in accordance with the scheme of delegation, standing orders and financial regulations.
Important Information
3 Month Contract
£11.50 Umbrella Rate (per hour)