Financial Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
16 May 2017
15 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Accountant, Ely, £27000 - £32000

Your new company
An exciting opportunity has arisen as a Financial Accountant who will be working for a local organisation with a £20 million turn over. Your new job will allow you to enable the organisation to meet their relevant obligations and objectives, efficiently and effectively.

Your new role
As a Financial Accountant you will report into the Chief Accountant and you will have a direct report who is an Accounts Assistant. Your main responsibilities will include: producing and maintaining financial policies and procedures, to produce the capital programme and sources of funding and to support the funding for this throughout the year, the production of annual Financial Statements, ensuring compliance with statutory Financial requirements, to undertake operational investments and borrowings in accordance with the approved strategy, supporting the organisation with advice on business cases and appraisals and to support managers and members with timely and accurate financial advice.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed you will need strong financial management skills, excellent influencing and communication skills and a strong knowledge of treasury management and capital accounting. The candidate must be AAT qualified or part qualified. It is essential that you have a strong customer focus and are committed to a programme of continuous improvement. Local Government experience is extremely desirable but not essential.

What you'll get in return
You will be working for a well sought after organisation who provide an excellent pension scheme, free on site parking and flexible working hours.

What you need to do now
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