Senior Accountant (Qualified)
CCAB Finance Manager, Portsmouth to deliver a full range of financial management and accountancy services.
Your new company
With a superb location on the Solent that is easily commutable from West Sussex, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, Portsmouth is home to great culture, events and shopping. We work to ensure that we protect the most vulnerable in society, whilst at the same time capitalising on opportunities to deliver economic growth and job creation through the delivery of new homes, skills and businesses. This means changing the things we do, and the way we do them - an exciting time to join!
Your new role
The successful applicant will work with the Finance Manager to deliver a full range of high quality financial management and accountancy services to a range of clients. You'll provide specialist knowledge and expertise in order to assist in the budget process, budget forecasting and monitoring processes
This role will provide financial advice to members and officers and ensures that completion of statutory financial statements, statutory returns and financial analysis. It assists in the role of ensuring that the assets are managed in line with current legislation, the constitution and financial rules and other professional codes of practice.
What you'll need to succeed
Be CCAB qualified with 2 years post qualified experience and be able to demonstrate professional updating.Be computer literate, having a high standard of spreadsheet skills and being proficient in the use of Word, Outlook and Excel etc. You'll also need to be able to use financial information systems such as Oracle (E-Business Suite) and Business Intelligence.Have excellent communication skills and experience of advising senior officers and attending management teams and working groups on finance related issues.Have substantial experience of preparing budgets for a period of more than one year, preparing monthly budget monitoring reports, preparation of monthly accounts, financial monitoring and final annual accounts.Have experience of appraising and evaluating the financial implications of projects and proposals using accounting techniques.Have proven experience in successfully developing and maintaining complex financial models.
What you'll get in return
26 days holiday each year +Bank Holidays,
Generous Pension Scheme,
Flexible working arrangements and the opportunity to take advantage of season ticket discounts and childcare vouchers.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact Caroline Whicher for a confidential discussion on your career.
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