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We are recruiting!

Lewisham is a values-led Council. Don't miss out on 7 fantastic opportunities within their Finance team.

An introduction to Lewisham Council

Kathy Freeman, Lewisham Council's Executive Director of Corporate Resources, introduces Lewisham.

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Finance at Lewisham Council

David Austin, the Director of Finance and deputy section 151 officer gives an introduction to the finance team within Lewisham council.

Our Future Lewisham Programme

Damien Egan the Mayor of Lewisham talks through the council's recovery


Roles recruiting 

Head of Service Finance

£82,476 - £87,882 per annum

Head of Assurance

£62,145 - £66,435 per annum

Building for Lewisham & Commercial Accountant

£54,597 - £56,754 per annum

Capital Accountant

£54,597 - £56,754 per annum

Chief Accountant

£68,898 £74,706 per annum

Systems Accountant

£54,597 - £56,754 per annum

Treasury and Investments Manager

£54,597 - £56,754 per annum

£48,576 - £50,559 per annum

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Apply today

How to apply

Please send your CV and supporting statement (no more than 2 sides), to lewisham@allenlane.co.uk,  clearly stating the role you are applying for.


Head of Service Finance, Head of Assurance, Chief Accountant

  • Closing date – Sunday 22nd August

  • Lewisham Interview dates – W/C 13th September 

Procurement & Contracts Manager

  • Closing date - Sunday 22nd August

  • Apply here

Head of Payroll & Pension, Payroll Manager

  • Closing date - Sunday 29nd August 

  • Apply for Head of Payroll & Pension here

  • Apply for Payroll Manager here

Systems Accountant, Capital Accountant, Treasury and Investment Manager, BfL & Commercial Accountant

  • Closing date – Sunday 5th September

  • Lewisham Interview dates – W/C 27th September


Will Ryan

Business Director

Local Government & Housing

07789 871 864


Allen Lane Recruitment

33 King Street, St James's 

London SW1Y 6RJ

020 3031 9613