Capital Accountant

Recruiter
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Location
Wales
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
CAPITAL ACCOUNTANT – WALES


LOCAL AUTHORITY – 5 MONTHS


£400 A DAY


FEBRUARY START


Baltimore Consulting Group is currently seeking an experienced Capital Accountant for a Council within Wales for a period of 5 Months.


The experienced Capital Accountant will:


  • Deliver capital year-end processes, including processing valuation and depreciation of fixed assets, movement of capital spend within fixed assets, movement of capital financing, and preparation of key statements and notes for the Accounts.
  • Provide Financial advice to departments and managers on capital accounting issues including regeneration initiatives, PFI, special projects etc.
  • Lead capital closedown processes.
  • Draft capital items for inclusion within the Statement of Accounts; and provided working papers and explanations notes for the council’s external auditors on capital matters as required
  • Provide corporate finance input to capital project teams and boards.
  • Oversee the Completion of government returns relating to Capital.
  • Completion of Government Returns, including the Capital Outturn Return and the Consolidated Balance Sheet and Capital Charges Return
  • Lead the Medium Term Financial Planning Processes for capital programs and financing.
  • Lead and co-ordinated the financial cycle for the capital programme, supporting Service finance teams throughout the process.
  • Draw up the capital sections of the Integrated Plan.


The successful candidate will have a direct and hands on experience of year end capital transactions in Local Government including asset register transactions, review of work in progress categorisations, financing calculations and balance sheet entries and the production of year end capital information required under the Code of Practice in Statutory Statement of Accounts.


This is an excellent opportunity for a CCAB qualified accountant to join a busy team, if you are interested in this opportunity, are available at short notice and possess local government capital experience then please send your updated CV and reference contact details to or call Suzanne Rudd on 0117 9293812.



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