Finance Manager - Costing - 12 Month Contract - Mostly Home Based

23 August 20232023-08-23
Sheffield, South Yorkshire & Sheffield City Region
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STH Finance is one of the largest finance functions in South Yorkshire and offers one of the most comprehensive lists of features and benefits to attract new candidates.  As an interim employee at STH you qualify for all of these benefits. 

This list includes:

  • Longer term career development opportunities within the wider NHS with this NHS experience, with pay progression. 
  • Training & development through professional qualifications and internally.
  • A work / life balance that includes flexible working and 27 days’ holidays plus bank holidays (rising to 29 after 5 years and 33 after 10).
  • A pay & benefits package that is second to none in the region – winning the “Employee Benefits Awards” in 2021.

In addition to these benefits, the 180 staff in the finance team are all motivated by the highest sense of job fulfilment and pride working for the NHS. Everyone is part of something special, working for an employer that has created an inclusive, collaborative and supportive culture.

Finance Manager - Costing

Hybrid (up to 4 days WFH) - Northern General Hospital

As Finance Manager your duties will include:  

  • Lead the costing team and ensure the successful production of the Trust’s submissions in the Trust National Cost Collection in line with the national guidance and approved methodologies.
  • Help develop the robustness of the process of Service Line Reporting (SLR) arrangements within the Trust in order to assess the profitability of each specialty and sub-specialty.
  • Drive the costing agenda at the trust including the implementation of quarterly monitoring and usage of SLR dashboards
  • Promote the usage of the SLR data across the trust to both finance and non-finance colleagues
  • Train and develop members of the finance team in the usage of the SLR and PLICs data
  • Lead on the production of Education & Training reference costs
  • Ensure costing information is available to be applied to influence and change and operational performance within the Trust.
  • Work closely with the Financial Improvement section providing a wide range of analysis and information based on costing data to aid the Use of Resources agenda.

Experience required:

  • Previous costing experience
  • Qualified in a recognised finance qualification i.e. ACCA/CIMA/ACA
  • Technically minded
  • Previous NHS or transferable industry experience required 

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals are committed to recruiting and developing a diverse pool of talented people who want to be part of making STH a thriving and PROUD* place to work and ensuring they continue to flourish and succeed in improving the lives of the people we are proud to serve. If this sounds like the kind of organisation you would like to work in, we would be delighted to speak to you about this role.