Financial Accoutnant

Sopra Steria Recruitment
Chelmsford, UK
16 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Accountant

up to £44,440 per anus


Sopra Steria Recruitment are seeking a Financial Accountant who will be responsible for promoting adherence with government regulations, accounting standards, CIPFA Codes of Practice and government regulations (including those related to UK taxes and duties) through the provision of high-quality advice to finance professionals.

You will also specialise in, and support, the delivery of aspects of the financial accounting programme and related activity, treasury management or regulatory requirements in relation to taxation, to ensure that the required standards and deadlines are met.

In addition, you will provide practical advice and guidance consistent with the accounting policies, internal financial controls and relevant legislation, regulations and Codes to ensure the highest standards of financial governance in all the decision making and operations.

Knowledge, skills and experience

You will possess a full CCAB qualification (potentially recently qualified).

You should have knowledge and an understanding of government regulations (including those related to taxes and duties), accounting standards and codes of practice and have some experience of applying these in practice.

You will have experience of working within, and influencing, multi-disciplinary teams to achieve service outcomes.

You will have highly developed interpersonal and communication skills and possess an ability to build effective working relationships and establish credibility with colleagues, including the commissioning of work and quality assurance of outputs.

You will possess a strong delivery/performance focus.

Sopra Steria Recruitment is committed to barrier-free and inclusive recruitment. We are a Disability Confident recruiter, and a RIDI 100 and Business Disability Forum partner organisation.

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