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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/07/2022.

Community Finance Manager

Job Reference: 137-NW-593

Employer:
Norfolk and Waveney Integrated Care Board
Department:
Finance
Location:
County Hall, Norwich
Salary:
£47,126 to £53,219 per annum

The NHS Norfolk and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group (NWCCG) is a clinically-led NHS organisation, responsible for commissioning (planning and purchasing) integrated health and social care for the people of Norfolk and Waveney.

We are committed to integrated working with a wide range of partner agencies and individuals, including our local NHS Acute and Provider Trusts, family doctors, the Borough, District and County Councils, the voluntary sector, Commissioning Support Unit and of course our patients, our aim is to ensure we commission the right integrated services, enabling us to improve the experience of patient care and ensuring the best possible health and wellbeing outcomes for the Norfolk & Waveney community.

We believe strongly in creating a workplace built on teamwork, whilst allowing individuals to grow and develop in their own roles. Our main offices are based at Lakeside 400, Broadland Business Park, Thorpe St Andrew, Norwich, however we have a local office for the East of the region based in Beccles and another in the West of the region based in King’s Lynn, therefore travel across the Norfolk and Waveney footprint as well as out of county is required according to where the providers are situated.

As a strategic part of the wider NHS our ambition, of ‘better health, better care, better value’, is our abiding principle and guides the way we design and commission services for people living in Norfolk and Waveney, therefore if you are someone who enjoys making a difference and would like to be a part of the nation’s most respected and valued organisation then we would like to hear from you.


We are looking for a dynamic Community Finance Manager to join the Finance team within the Norfolk and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Working closely with community health commissioners and provider partners, you could play a key role in the long term financial and operational planning for community service improvements across Norfolk and Waveney. Through the development of timely and accurate business partnering the post holder will play a vital role in co-ordinating the financial strategy for the CCG, cutting across NHS, non-NHS, voluntary and local authority providers.

The post holder will provide high quality financial support to the CCGs Community Commissioning colleagues, as well as manage a small team to ensure the robust preparedness of the management accounts and NHS England and Improvement reporting requirements.

As a finance professional you will be proactive with the ability to communicate clearly, confidently and concisely with various teams within the CCG, providers and external stakeholders; with strong analytical skills, adaptability and resourcefulness being essential qualities; as well as the ability to work under pressure in a busy working environment and to meet tight deadlines.

It is an exciting time to join the team, to help achieve patient pathway/ service improvements and make a real difference. If you believe you have the necessary values, skills and experience we are looking for we would like to hear from you.

For an informal discussion please feel free to Andy Cook, Head of Finance, on andy.cook4@nhs.net or Colin Bright, Associate Director of Finance, on colinbright@nhs.net

Please be aware that this vacancy may close before the expiry date if sufficient applications have been received.




Hybrid Working

The CCG operates a flexible approach to working. It is expected that our staff will work from a combination of home and office (where possible). For staff designated in a hybrid role they should have a safe and suitable place to work with Broadband access and space for a desk, chair and monitors. At interview a discussion will take place between the recruiting manager and the candidate to ensure they are clear on what is expected.

Your application

Please submit your application form without delay to avoid disappointment; we will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of completed application forms.

We are unable to accept CV’s as part of an application. Only those candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification on their application will be shortlisted for this job. Be mindful that any offer of employment will be subject to pre-employment checks e.g. health, identity, right to work, qualifications, registration and references. Please provide up to date referee details to avoid delay. A start date will not be confirmed until clearance from all the checks has been obtained.

We welcome applications from disabled candidates and those applicants need only meet the essential criteria to be invited to interview. We will also make any reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process providing that you inform us of any special requirements.

We are an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be welcomed and considered.

Further information

Please check the email account (including your junk mail) that you supplied as part of your application on a regular basis following the closing date and throughout the recruitment process, as this is how we will communicate with you.

Arden & GEM CSU administer this account on behalf of the CCG, you may receive communications from both the CSU and the CCG during your recruitment.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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