Our mission is the efficient and sustainable clean-up of the UK nuclear legacy, ensuring that we leave a safer environment for future generations. It’s unique, complex and fascinating work. Join us, and you’ll be part of a community of experts. We’re working together to champion high standards, best practice and optimum value for money across some of the biggest projects around. Our mission is crucial; you’ll help us solve challenges that have never been encountered before.
You’ll be accountable for ensuring our mission is accomplished in a timely and cost effective way. Reporting to our Head of Financial Operations, you’ll be responsible for ensuring best value for money from one of our core contracts. Decommissioning work is carried out by Site Licensing Companies (SLCs). You’ll work closely with the Head of Programme, providing advice on every financial aspect of the lifetime plan and you’ll identify and clearly explain the financial implications of key decisions.
You’ll be integral to driving effective delivery. In addition to managing this relationship and providing high level, first point of contact financial support, you’ll undertake financial oversight of up to £0.5bn spend per annum, across a broad range of operations. You’ll assess the accounting impact of changes to the lifetime plan. And you’ll develop a valuable professional network of senior stakeholders in diverse external organisations, including regulators and auditors.
A qualified Member of CCAB, you have a varied track record in financial management, ideally spanning commercial contracting, financial accounting, investment appraisals and business cases. With the commercial acumen to see the bigger picture and assess accurately the implications of different actions, you are able to make confident decisions and solve problems successfully. You will to gather information from, and communicate to, a diverse array of people, and so it is essential that you bring to the role excellent communication and relationship building skills. Willingness to travel is also important.
In return, we’ll help you thrive in a rewarding role that offers endless variety in a fast paced working environment. We offer a healthy work/life balance and excellent benefits, too. And we can provide professional challenges and opportunities that are rich with the potential to enhance your career.
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Closing date: 11 January 2013
About Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
Help us leave a cleaner, safer environment for future generations. Dismantling out-of-date power stations and safely disposing of nuclear waste, our mission is to ensure the efficient and sustainable clean-up of the UK nuclear legacy.