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Corporate Director of Finance and Resources
Alison has worked for the Council since 1985, undertaking a variety of roles all within the finance function. Her current role as the Corporate Director of Finance and Resources means that, amongst other services, she is responsible for Accountancy and the financial affairs of the Council in her capacity as the Council’s statutory Section 151 Officer. She is also responsible for Organisational Development, Internal Audit, HR, Payroll and Service Support.
She is a qualified Accountant and a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA). Alison’s role is to ensure that robust financial management arrangements are in place and that all financial decisions are taken in a lawful and transparent way.