Finance Director (Navy)

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Office of the
Finance Director (Navy)
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Incumbent
Nick Donlevy

since 24 January, 2019
Navy Command
AbbreviationFDNAV
Member ofAdmiralty Board
Navy Board
Reports toFirst Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff
NominatorFirst Lord of the Admiralty
Minister of Defence for the Royal Navy
Term lengthnot fixed
usually 1-4 years
Formation2015

The Finance Director (Navy) is a senior British Royal Navy civil appointment established in 2015. The office holder was responsible for responsible for management and decision support relating to Navy Command's delegated budget. He is the First Sea Lord’s principal adviser on financial issues, and is currently based at Navy Command HQ.

History

The Finance Director is responsible for management and decision support relating to Navy Command's delegated budget; delivery of the programming function and Portfolio Office; implementation of civilian HR policy and representation of civilian workforce dimensions in strategic decision making; conduct of ministerial and parliamentary business, corporate communications and management of the Command Secretariat.[1]

The Finance Director is the First Sea Lord’s principal adviser on financial issues and is also the Civilian Workforce Adviser, leading on implementation of civilian workforce policy.[2]

Office Holders

  1. Colin Evans September, 2015 - 24 January 2019.
  2. Nick Donlevy, 24 January 2019-current.[3]

References

  1. Government, HM. Organogram of Staff Roles & Salaries 2018-09-30 Organogram (Senior). Navy Command, MOD. OGL v.3.0.
  2. Defence, Ministry of. "Navy Board - Royal Navy". www.royalnavy.mod.uk. Royal Navy. Retrieved 14 March 2020.
  3. Defence, Ministry of. "Royal Navy appoints new finance director | Royal Navy". www.royalnavy.mod.uk. Royal Navy. Retrieved 14 March 2020.