Head of Finance and Commercial Services (S151 Officer)

Staffordshire Police
£56K to £64k
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

These are challenging times for public sector services and this is no different for Staffordshire Police. The Force has embarked on a wide ranging transformational change programme seeking to achieve significant savings by 2020 and to provide a first class service to the communities of Staffordshire.

Reporting to the Director of People and Resources, you will provide inspirational leadership, vision and direction to the Finance Team. You will provide specialist advice and support by bringing a professional, high quality governance and financial accountability to the organisation.

To be successful in your application you will need to be qualified to CCAB (or equivalent), have transferable skills gained by operating at a senior level and demonstrate an understanding of public sector finance. You will need previous experience of leading and developing the financial and strategic management of a large, multi-disciplinary organisation.

You should also have experience of working with and influencing senior stakeholders and be capable building productive relationships with senior officers and staff. You will also have the skills to lead, inspire and motivate others as well as commercial awareness and business acumen.

This role is based at Staffordshire Police Headquarters, Weston Road, Stafford.

CV's are not accepted.

An application pack can be obtained by emailing:

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 6 September 2017