Senior Accountant - Greenwich council

Change Resourcing
South East London
up to 16 p/h
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Overall Role for Senior Accountant This role provides support within to a team within a Service that covers a range of functions including Departmental Financial Management, Schools Accounting Service, Strategic Financial Planning, Financial Accounts, Treasury Management, and Capital Management) Accountabilities/Responsibilities for Senior Accountant To be responsible for providing financial support to a team delivering defined services. Work on teams will include * Budget Preparation * Budget Monitoring * Closure of Accounts * Grant Claims/returns to various bodies including HMRC * Reconciliations including the investigation and clearance of differences Skills, Knowledge and Experience for Senior Accountant 1. Experience of an Accountancy Service. 2. High degree of numeracy and accuracy 3. Ability to manage their own workload 4. Working Knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft packages. 5. Good Communication Skills 6. Ability to work in a team The Schools Accounting team provides support to schools - candidates with experience of this area would be of particular interest.