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Finance Manager (and Responsible Financial Officer)

  • Full-time post
  • Salary Range: LC3 (SCP 33 – 36) £36,922 – £39,880
  • Closing Date: Friday 30th April 2021  

Would you like to work for a community-focused employer serving a growing community of around 27,000 residents in Congleton, Cheshire?

Do you have a finance background and a willingness to learn how to fulfil the necessary legal and audit functions that are required of a Council, as well as the ability to think strategically and lead a team through the financial elements of Council projects?

Are you a caring and competent manager, with new ideas, enthusiasm and a “can-do” attitude that you can bring to the role?

Then Congleton Town Council would like to hear from you! Our current RFO is due to retire, and we are keen to recruit an experienced finance manager into our team. Whilst this role is considered full time, we operate a flexible working policy which we are happy to discuss with candidates.


Interested? Then check the full Job Description to find out more and to see if you could be the person that we are looking for!

If you are still interested and believe that your skills match our requirements please fill in the Application Form for this post. Please do not submit a CV.

To help you to understand more about Congleton Town Council and our aims and objectives as an organisation we suggest that you may wish to read:

Completed forms should be emailed to David.McGifford@congleton-tc.gov.uk or sent to the Chief Officer, Congleton Town Council, Congleton Town Hall, High Street, Congleton CW12 1BN 5pm on Friday 30th April  

We would be grateful if you could also complete an Equalities Monitoring Form in order to help us to understand if we are attracting people from across the community. This is voluntary and is dealt with separately from your application form.

Good luck and we look forward to hearing from you.