Group Accountant

Robert Half
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
03 Dec 2017
13 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently recruiting a Qualified Accountant for a public sector organisation based in Cardiff.

The successful candidate will be a confident individual who has excellent accounting knowledge to help perform various duties within the business. The role is for a 2 month temporary contract, reporting into the Accounting Manager.

Key Responsibilities
  • Preparation of annual accounts for both revenue and capital expenditure.
  • Preparation of management accounts.
  • Supervising other members of the team.
  • To lead on the completion of grant claims, statistical and statutory returns.
  • Review of balance sheet.
  • Liaise with external auditors.

Your Profile
  • Outstanding accounting knowledge.
  • Qualified or Part-Qualified CCAB.
  • Previous experience of working within a Public Sector finance team.
  • IT literate, including Microsoft Office, and most importantly Excel.
  • Ability to lead on financial and accounting tasks on a project basis.
  • Time management and organisation skills. The ability to prioritise, multi task and cope with interruptions whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • The ability to use your own initiative and work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Attention to detail and a logical approach to problem solving.

Salary & Benefits
  • £17 per hour + holiday pay

If this role is of interest, please feel free to get in touch.

This role is for an immediate start.

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