Finance

Our finance team takes care of council tax, business rates and benefits. It also provides financial management, budgeting and accounting services.

Head of Financial Services and Chief Financial Officer

Amanda Fahey
Email: amanda.fahey@rushmoor.gov.uk
Tel: 01252 398440

Accountancy and Finance Manager

Martin Dawson
Email: martin.dawson@rushmoor.gov.uk
01252 398441

Revenue and Benefits Manager

Dawn Menzies-Kelly
Email: dawn.menzies-kelly@rushmoor.gov.uk
01252 398333

The work of the service can be broken down into five main areas - local taxation, benefits, accounting and budgeting, exchequer and treasury management.

Local taxation

  • Council tax
  • Business rates

Benefits

  • Benefit assessment
  • Benefit fraud investigations

Accounting and budgeting

This includes:

  • Budget preparation, including developing and setting a financial and budget strategy
  • Budgeting monitoring, including providing financial support and advice
  • Financial accounts, including grant claims, statistical returns and production of the statement of accounts
  • The implementation, administration and development of the financial management system

 Exchequer

This includes:

  • Providing a purchase ordering and creditor payment system
  • Providing insurance cover, including advice on risk management

 Treasury management

This includes:

  • Making sure the council maintains an appropriate cash-flow position at all times so it avoids unnecessary bank charges
  • Making sound investments of the council's balances and capital receipts to maximise interest receipts while minimising our exposure to risk
 
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Contacts

Finance
finance@rushmoor.gov.uk
Tel: 01252 398445
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