Finance and Administration Manager to oversee the office administration and to support and advise the Responsible Finance Officer, in preparing financial information for the running of a busy and aspirational Town Council.
30 hours per week- Salary: £17,500 to £19,500 per annum depending on experience. (Full Time Equivalent of £23,333 to £26,000) – we will consider flexible working hours for the right candidate.
The Finance and Administration Manager (FAM) is responsible for supporting the Chief Executive/Responsible Finance Officer (CEO/RFO) with the financial planning and operating of Colne Town Council.
The successful candidate will be the head of administration and oversee the day to day management of the Colne Town Hall Office. The FAM will support the CEO/RFO in providing detailed financial guidance as to the availability of financial resources in line with Policy as determined by the Council.
Applicants must be dynamic and flexible to work well as part a very busy, dedicated and small operational team.
Interested applicants should download an application pack
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS 1st of March 2019 at 5 pm.
INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD WEEK COMMENCING 11th of March 2019.
About Colne Town Council
Colne is a progressive hill, market town in East Lancashire. The Town Council has the powers and responsibilities of a Parish Council; playing a varied civic role including responsibility roadside benches, bus shelters, property management (including the listed Colne Town Hall) and developing Colne’s Neighbourhood Plan. In 2019 the Council will be taking on management and maintenance of the award-winning Alkincoats Park. Also, Colne Town Council delivers an exciting Events Programme; ranging from regular markets and public holiday events (i.e. Easter and Christmas) to the largest Blues Festival in Europe: ‘The Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival’.