Assistant Director of Finance - Financial Strategy

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    NHS & Health, NHS Finance

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  • Salary:

    £73,936 - £86,687

  • Contact:

    Kurt Rimell

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest and busiest Acute Hospital Trusts in the UK. We have a £1.3 billion budget, providing local and specialist services for our immediate population of 770,000 and regional specialist care for up to 5.4 million people.

We will always be patient-centered, fair, collaborative, accountable and empowered, and are rated as a good Hospital Trust by our regulators the Care Quality Commission.

We want to be recognised by our patients, commissioners, peers and staff as being amongst the best for patient safety, quality, patient engagement and clinical outcomes and as such have created a key role within our finance team for experienced NHS Finance Professionals to play a leading role in achieving our goals.

The Assistant Director of Finance – Financial Strategy (8d), is responsible for leading and developing the Trust’s work in relation to:

  • NHS Commissioner Contracts;
  • Delivering an effective costing function;
  • Managing the Trust’s contract income position; and
  • Deploying an effective overseas visitor’s policy.
  • Supporting the Director and Deputy Director of Finance in contract negotiation.
  • Supporting the CSUs in development and understanding of costing, contracting and income.
  • Lead on Financial Planning including the Building the Leeds Way project

In addition the Assistant Director of Finance – Financial Strategy (8d), will lead on improving the development of SLR / SLM with appropriate clinical engagement. They will be required to interpret complex and changing national policy and advise on the financial impact and expected duties coming out of the policy for the Trust.

The post-holder will deputise for the Deputy Director of Finance as appropriate and undertake all duties in line with the requirements of the role to support the Director of Finance in the delivery of financial governance and assurance, business and commercial advice across a range of capital and revenue service changes and corporate responsibilities as a senior member of the Trust.

The Assistant Director of Finance – Financial Strategy (8d) is sure to be a career defining opportunity for experienced NHS Finance Professionals who are looking to take the next step in their career. You will relish in the personal and professional development that working in such a large Trust with such significant political influence will bring, as well as exposure to senior leaders across the system.

For a confidential discussion and the full information pack please contact Kurt Rimell-Lejeune, Business Director at our recruitment partners CY Executive Resourcing on 01216326776 or