Interim Accountant A new opportunity has become available to co-ordinate, manage and lead on the production and delivery of the Statement of Accounts. Main Duties *Co-ordinate and deliver a development plan to aid preparation for the following year's closedown process *Develop accounting systems and associated processes *Prepare for the year end closedown of accounts *Produce the Council's statement of accounts by the statutory deadline *Lead on the production and submission of the Whole of Government Accounts return *Lead conduit for external audit enquiries Essential Skills and Experience *Significant experience in producing Local Authority Statement of Accounts *Hold a recognised CCAB qualification (preferably CIPFA). *Demonstrate detailed technical knowledge, have experience in leading on a local government accounts closedown and therefore hit the ground running. *Strong project management experience. *Demonstrate detailed knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation, regulations and codes of practice. *Analyse complex data and provide solutions and recommendations to achieve appropriate outcomes and have the ability to communicate this effectively at all levels. Desirable Experience *Experience of development financial systems *Familiar with Civica Additional Information *£25.38 per hour *Hours: 37 *Yate, Gloucestershire Please apply as soon as possible or call Olivia on 0117 917 4560 --- Fusion People are committed to promoting equal opportunities to people regardless of age, gender, religion, belief, race, sexuality or disability. We operate as an employment agency and employment business. You'll find a wide selection of vacancies on our website.