Salary - £78,333

Rob Phillips is a qualified accountant through the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) and has 25 years’ experience working in public finance. He began his career as an office junior and gradually worked his way up, performing various roles in a number of different local authorities and gaining experience across all aspects of local government finance.

His last role prior to joining the Office of the Kent Police and Crime Commissioner was as Deputy Chief Finance Officer for the two OPCCs in West Mercia and Warwickshire – a role which gave Rob particular experience of effective collaboration between PCCs, police forces and partner agencies.

Role responsibilities

Register of Interests

Expenses claimed 2019 - 2020

Date Activity / event Mileage claimed
for (miles)
Public transport (£) Parking / tolls (£) Other (£)
04.01.19 Estates meeting with Simon Curling (Herne Bay) 64.8      
11.01.19 Kent Finance Officers Group Meeting (West Malling) 26      
24.01.19 Police & Crime Panel Informal Briefing (Maidstone) 6.6   £3.30  
05.02.19 Procurement Contract Management Masterclass (Gravesend) 42.5      
06.02.19 Police & Crime Panel (Maidstone) 6.6   £3.30  
11.02.19 Domestic Abuse & Sexual Violence Executive Group (Maidstone) 2.2      
13.02.19 Violence Reduction Challenge Summit (Maidstone) 6.8      
15.02.19 Commissioning Team Meeting (Ashford) 12.4   £5.00  
21.02.19 Junior Leadership Event (Maidstone) 6.8      
25.02.19 Forecasting Masterclass (Gravesend) 42.5      
28.02.19 Catch up meeting with Head of Partnerships (Ashford) 26.6      
21.03.19 Minister of State for Policing & Fire Service visit (Gillingham) 28.2      
22.03.19 Visit to Compass House (Ashford) 12.4      
28.03.19 Modern Day Slavery Conference (Ashford) 17.8      
04.04.19 Senior Leadership Event (Maidstone) 6.8      
08.04.19 Meeting re: TW Police Station (Tunbridge Wells) 31      
11.04.19 Maidstone Crown Court Visit - Witness Service (Maidstone) 5.2   £2.50  
03.06.19 Launch of the Kent Volunteering Awards (Sittingbourne) 21.3      
11.06.19 Youth Endowment Fund meeting (Chatham) 23.4      
12.06.19 Police & Crime Panel Meeting & P&CP Informal Briefing  (Maidstone) 5.6   £4.40  
17.06.19 Preceptors Meeting (Maidstone) 5.6   £1.40  
19.06.19 Workshop on BAME victims w/PCC areas (London)   £13.10 £4.00  
09.07.19 CIPFA - Public Finance Live (Birmingham) 100.6   £24.00  
19.07.19 Visit to Compass House (Ashford) 29.8      
31.07.19 PACCTS Meeting (London)     £4.00  
02.09.19 Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Executive Group  (Maidstone) 1.2      
05.09.19 Recruitment uplift & associated workstreams discussion (Maidstone) 10.2      
06.09.19 Kent Finance Officers Group meeting (Folkestone) 65.5      
24.09.19 Police & Crime Panel (Maidstone) 6.4   £4.80  
10.10.19 APACE/PACCTS Joint Seminar (Coventry) 72      
18.10.19 Visit to Compass House (Ashford) 32.2      
21.10.19 Preceptors Meeting (Maidstone) 1.6      
06.11.19 CIPFA Treasury Management Network Conference  2019 (London)     £4.00  
12.11.19 VRU Oversight Panel (Maidstone) 5.1      
13.11.19 National DoFs/PACCTs Seminar (Coventry) 72      
20.11.19 PACCTS (London)     £4.00  
21.11.19 Senior Leaders Event (Maidstone), Police & Crime Panel (Maidstone) 1.6   £4.40  
22.11.19 Kent Volunteering Awards (Sittingbourne) 31.2      
25.11.19 Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Executive Group  (Maidstone) 1.6      
27.11.19 Be the Best You Can Be event (Maidstone) 12.5      
09.12.19 Violence Reduction Unit Oversight Panel (Maidstone) 10      
12.12.19 Business Crime Advisory Group (Maidstone) 9.6      
19.12.19 Kent Special Constabulary Awards (Ashford) 18.6      
13.01.20 Violence Reduction Unit Oversight Panel (Maidstone) 10.1      
17.01.20 Kent Finance Officers Group Meeting (Dartford)     £5.00  
06.02.20 Police & Crime Panel (Maidstone)        
12.02.20 Violence Reduction Unit Oversight Panel (Maidstone) 10.1      
28.02.20 Visit to/ Work from Compass House (Ashford) 32      
09.07.20 Visit to Compass House (Ashford) 39.2      
04.08.20 Visit to Compass House (Ashford) 39.2      
11.08.20 Visit to Compass House (Ashford) 34.8