Progressive local government body with hybrid working policy looking for a local or regional government qualified accountant.
A UK local government sector body with reputation for pogressive working practices looking for an Interim Senior Financial Accountant. This organisation are committed to delivering high quality services for their residents and businesses.
The Senior Financial Accountant will
Ensure effective financial management and reporting including the oversight of budgets, monitoring financial performance including cash flow and the production of reports for internal and external stakeholders as required.
Prepare annual accounts for audit and publication as required by relevant legislation, regulations and public sector accounting rules.
Contribute to the preparation of the annual budget, disseminate budgets to individual departments and monitor corporate spending including regularly meeting with budget holders and the preparation of monthly expenditure reports for the Executive Team.
Ensure adherence to the conditions attached to income.
Develop and maintain strong and effective policies and procedures to control and manage the use of resources and safeguard public money and monitor compliance with these policies.
Identify opportunities for continuous improvement in all areas of responsibility. Instigate and implement changes and, where appropriate recommend more strategic changes to the Head of Finance. Profile
This Interim Senior Financial Accountant role requires
a financial accounting / accountancy qualification eg ACCA / ACA / CCAB / CIMA
public sector and government / public sector or local government experienceJob Offer
Up tp circa £50,000 / Hybrid Working / Local Government Pension / Local Government Holidays