Dear candidate

I would like to thank you for your interest in joining the City of London Corporation and helping us build an outstanding Finance service.

We are looking for truly exceptional individuals to join our organisation at a critical time for the City of London, the capital, and the country. Whether it is pandemic recovery, climate change, or technology and infrastructure investments, we are dedicated to tackling the defining issues of our time.

The City Corporation traces its history back almost one thousand years, spending centuries building bonds and bridges, trade, and trust. We are the governing body of the Square Mile, working with the thirty-two London boroughs. We have a duty to our residents, our local businesses, students, and visitors to provide outstanding public services. We also represent the United Kingdom’s financial and professional services industry, advocating on behalf of 2.3 million people – two-thirds of whom are outside the capital – to audiences across the globe.

We are proud to have a world-leading reputation for working with governments and businesses on vital issues such as education, the economy, and the environment at the local, national, and international levels.

Our Finance Service is embarking on a period of significant transformation - the journey has already begun. We want to develop best-in-class Finance services with a strong focus on strategic business partnering, customer excellence and outstanding systems and processes. If you are excited by being at the forefront of a journey to brilliant, then we would love to hear from you.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing and thriving organisation, with a variety of roles available for enthusiastic and committed finance professionals who share our values and passion to help us ensure the City of London remains a world-leading destination to live, work and visit.

Yours faithfully

Sonia Virdee - Financial Services Director

Sonia Virdee