Temporary Financial Accountant

£28889 - £35217/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Temporary Financial Accountant
12 months maternity cover
Manchester, Old Trafford
£28,889 - £35,217 pa
35 hours per week

About us:
Our client is a leading housing provider in the Greater Manchester area providing housing and management services to over 7,000 households.
They want all their colleagues to really enjoy working there, to value and respect their colleagues, and to treat people as they would like to be treated - with dignity and respect. They pay good salaries and train and develop colleagues, because they want to attract and retain the best people.

About the role:
They are currently looking for a Financial Accountant to join them on a temporary basis. You will be responsible for the preparation of monthly capital accounts and balance sheet along with the statutory financial accounts including group accounts. Ensuring quarterly VAT and other returns are submitted within deadlines and the fixed asset database is up to date. You will oversee the renewal of insurance and maintain and reconcile the Asset and Liability Register.
Reporting into the Treasury and Financial Accounting Manager, you will support the Financial Accounting and Treasury team and will have line management responsibility for the 1 Finance Assistant and 1 Finance Officer.

As Financial Accountant, you will ensure that financial reporting is accurate and consistent and provide assistance to the Executive Director Finance and Assistant Director - Finance in financial reporting and ad hoc projects and tasks.

About you:
They are looking for someone who has experience within a finance environment, ideally within the housing sector and experience of working on fixed assets and capital accounting. You will have the ability to follow laid down procedures and financial regulations and the knowledge of risk management and audit requirements.
Minimum AAT level is a must and a part qualification CIMA/ACCA would be desirable.

If you feel you have the skills to fulfill this role, click apply for further details and online application form.

Closing date: Friday 14th July 2017
Interview date: w/c 24th July 2017

Keywords: Finance / Accountant / Public sector / social housing / Accounting / AAT / Treasury