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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 23/02/2020.

Assistant Contract Finance Manager - Band 6

Job Reference: 708-JCTMECCG439

Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group
708 2018 Joint Committee Contracting & Finance Team 330361
£30,401 to £37,267 per annum

We commission services from a wide number of health and social care providers. We do this on behalf of patients, their carers and the public. We spend a local allocation of tax payers money to deliever quality healthcare outcomes, whilst ensuring patients, public and staff are treated with dignity and respect. We work with and for the local communities. We value our staff and look to recruit candidates who are effective at what they do and care passionately about people and healthcare. For more information about us please visit our website.

Assistant Contract Finance Manager Band 6– Fixed Term Until 31 March 2021

Based in Basildon & Brentwood CCG Head Office - Basidon

Will be required to travel to Chelmsford Base frequently

Travel will be expected between CCG/Provider Sites across the STP Footprint

Mid and South Essex Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) have aligned a number of commissioning and support functions Mid and South Essex Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP).

We are looking for a highly motivated individual, who will be responsible for the provision of comprehensive finance analysis and advice, taking the financial lead on an identified range of contracts. You will lead on the development and implementation of all financial aspects of the contracts within your portfolio, undertaking financial modelling, financial forecasting and variance analysis to ensure effective management of budgets.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone that wants to work in a dynamic organisation within a changing NHS environment.

If you are not currently employed by the CCG, your employment will be subject to a probationary period, during which time you will be required to demonstrate to the organisation's satisfaction your suitability for the position in which you are employed.

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