Senior Accountant

Recruiter
BBL Technical Limited
Location
South East London, Greater London
Salary
£19/hour Umbrella
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
A local authority client based in South East London is looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to work within their Schools Accounting Team. Details as below:

JOB PURPOSE:

This role provides support within to a team within a Service that covers a range of functions including Departmental Financial Management, Schools Accounting Service, Strategic Financial Planning, Financial Accounts, Treasury Management, and Capital Management)

ACCOUNTABILITIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

To be responsible for providing financial support to a team delivering defined services. Work on teams will include:

• Budget Preparation
• Budget Monitoring
• Closure of Accounts
• Grant Claims/returns to various bodies including HMRC
• Reconciliations including the investigation and clearance of differences

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

1. Experience of an Accountancy Service.
2. High degree of numeracy and accuracy
3. Ability to manage their own workload
4. Working Knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft packages.
5. Good Communication Skills
6. Ability to work in a team

The Schools Accounting team provides support to schools – candidates with experience of this area would be of particular interest.

Please apply below