Chief Financial Officer

Excellent Package
20 Nov 2017
11 Dec 2017
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Shaping Worcestershire’s Future

Excellent Package

Worcestershire County Council is currently looking for a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to direct its financial strategy and operations. In this role, you will be a key member of the Council's Strategic Leadership Team and be the Officer Responsible for Financial Administration (Section 151) for the County Council. Your key accountabilities will include:

  • Leading the delivery of a robust financial plan that balances the needs of the Council within the funding envelope available to it
  • Providing clear leadership to the Finance Function, shaping and implementing Financial Strategy.

With one of the fastest growing economies in the UK, a diverse and beautiful countryside, great schools and a rich history – Worcestershire is the place to be.

The County Council supports some of the most vulnerable people in society, has responsibility for visible public services like maintaining roads and pavements, street lighting, household waste sites, libraries and country parks to name but a few. We are focused on improving outcomes for all children, young people and families. It is our priority to ensure Worcestershire residents are healthier, live longer, have a better quality of life and remain independent for as long as possible.

This is your chance to join an ambitious and progressive Council and have real, and direct, impact on the people of Worcestershire. If you think you can drive exceptional performance then we would like to hear from you whether you are currently operating within local government or not.

For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact

Reece D’Alanno on 020 7332 7895 or Stacey Tift on 020 7332 7813

Or to find out more information about the role and apply access

Closing date: 9am Monday 11th December 2017