Principal accountant - Warwick

Service Care Solutions
12 Feb 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Principal Accountant to work in the Warwickshire area on a temporary on going contract working 08.45 to 17.15.

Hourly pay rate to be discussed

The successful candidate will be able to organise, develop and manage the implementation of numerous financial processes and strategies in support of the Corporate Finance's business and financial plans and to manage the efficient and effective operation of part of the corporate accountancy team.

Role Specific
•Assist the Accounting Officer in the planning and production of statutory accounts under the new earlier timescale, managing certain elements as directed.
•Provide financial input to Improvement & Scrutiny reports and projects, as required.
•To maintain and develop financial aspects of the Council's Fixed Assets Register
•Account for capital ensuring effective financing and accounting for capital expenditure.
•Provide a financial overview of Cabinet report for the Head of Corporate Finance.
•Maintain an awareness of legislative regulations and procedures to ensure effective financial controls are maintained.
General Duties
•To adhere to existing working practices, methods, procedures, undertake relevant training and development activities and to respond positively to new and alternative systems.
•To co-operate with the council in complying with relevant health and safety legislation, policies and procedures in the performance of the duties of the post.
•To carry out any other reasonable duties and responsibilities within the overall function, commensurate with the grading and level of responsibilities of the post.

Must have
•Have experience of Capital Accounting and/or treasury Management
•You must be a qualified accountant - CIPFA, ACCA, ACA or CIMA

Service Care Solutions
* 4 X Weekly payroll runs
• £250 training allowance
• Excellent pay rates
• Exceptional referral bonuses
• All compliance costs covered including DBS and Immunisations

If this sounds of interest please do send your CV to
If you know somebody else who might be interested, we offer a £250 referral bonus, so please pass my details on.

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