Spencer Clarke Group are working in partnership with Wiltshire Council to appoint a Director of Finance & Procurement on a 6+ Month Contract
Rate of Pay –£700+ per Day. **Negotiable Depending on Experience.**Please state rate you require.**
Purpose of the Role
Responsible for the corporate management of a range of major council services or a significant statutory function, providing strategic policy direction and leadership, operational management and financial control.
You will support the Cabinet and Corporate Leadership Team, to achieve the aims and desired outcomes of the Council.
Reporting directly to a Corporate Director.
Directly or through the nominated senior management team, direct and oversee all activities of the services and functions and more widely across the council, Wiltshire communities and partner organisations.
Influence, advise and make recommendations to members, corporate directors, heads of service and equivalent levels In external bodies, private sector and partner organisations regarding complex situations that have high risk and reputational impact across the council.
Work with other public bodies and other relevant partners/organisations to support Wiltshire’s communities, through services and activities that address local concerns and that foster social capital and ‘resilient communities’
To represent the council and co-ordinate policy and practice on a local, regional and national scale.
Provide service/functional direction, expertise, advice and support often in response to complex issues across the council, Wiltshire communities and partners including external stakeholders and suppliers etc.
Spencer Clarke Group supply to over 80 Council’s nationwide and if you would like to find more about any roles we have available, get in touch and contact one of our consultants.
If you are interested in this role and would like to apply, please send a copy of your most recent CV to and contact Richard on (phone number removed) as soon as possible