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Interim Financial Analyst

Interim Financial Analyst – Local Government

£275 – £325 p/d (DOE)

Full time, Temporary – 9 months

Fully remote

Hamilton Woods are exclusively recruiting an Interim Financial Analyst for their Local Government based client in Staffordshire that will predominantly provide support and advice across a range of financial services due to additional workload.

The Interim Financial Analyst will be responsible for identifying budget savings or potential budget savings across two authorities, Staffordshire & nationally. You will do this by gathering & analysing financial data provided by the respected Heads of Service within said local authority.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Extend the range of shared services beyond the back office, which required heads of service from the respective authorities to work together to identify which services can be shared.
  • Provide detailed budgets and staffing analysis, and financial modelling of options – for services heads and for the shared services project team and board.
  • To carry out/implement the agreed plan by the S151 Officer to cut costs as identified by the medium-term financial strategy.

The successful candidate:

  • Essential: Previous Local Government, Finance experience
  • Essential: Demonstrable experience of providing financial advice to Heads of Service, identifying cost saving opportunities & highlighting gathered and analysed evidence
  • Has the ability to present (in the form of spreadsheets & graphically) complex financial data

If you would like to apply for this Interim Financial Analyst role, please get in contact with your CV attached to alex@hamilton-woods.com