Vacancy posted: Monday, 25 Jun 2012
Location: Council Offices, Garshake Road, Dumbarton Hours: 17.5 per week
To assist and support the Business Unit Finance Partner in developing an effective Finance Service that supports the strategic objectives of the Council. To assist in developing, communicating and ensuring adherence to financial policy and strategy within the context of a best value environment ensuring high levels of service delivery in-line with the Council’s corporate objectives.
Provide a professional accounting and support service within the Business Unit to enable delivery of a comprehensive range of high quality services both to that Unit and any specified external organisations who work in partnership with the Council, linked to the specified Unit.
For a full Job Profile and Person Specification please download the attached document.
Job Reference: WDN001464
Closing Date: 01-Jul-2012
About West Dunbartonshire Council
Situated in the West of Scotland with just over 90,000 residents we have a choice of rural, urban and waterfront locations. The area has a rich past shaped by its world famous shipyards along the Clyde, and boasts many attractions ranging from the iconic Titan crane and Dumbarton Rock to the beauty of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. We are just half an hour from Glasgow (via the A82 or M8) and there is easy access and a half-hourly train service which provides connections to Loch Lomond, Glasgow and beyond. The Council is the largest employer in the area with over 6,000 employees and a gross annual budget of more than £243 million, and offers rewarding and challenging jobs and careers across a diverse range of public services. We offer various flexible working opportunities to help you to achieve work/life balance, depending on the type of job you are applying for and your circumstances. We want to support our employee to remain active and healthy and offer a range of wellbeing support including access to independent Counselling Services, Occupational Health Service and physiotherapy service.