Year End Accountant

Posted 17 November 2017 by SF Group

SF Group are pleased to be working with a Local Authority within the West Midlands to recruit a highly skilled Financial Accountant who can use their expertise to assist with the council's year end close down.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Production of the annual accounts in compliance with standards and leading on management of year end audit process
  • Providing advice and assistance throughout the department on best practice in taxation matters
  • Ensuring monthly production of trial balance and balance sheets
  • Monitoring and review existing finance systems and processes to ensure that they are effective

The successful candidate will be a technically strong qualified Accountant with demonstrable experience of budget monitoring, budget setting and statutory accounts in a local government environment. You will have the ability to organise, plan and deliver work to very tight deadlines and you will be resilient to working within a changing team.

This is an interim role for an initial period of 6 months.

Reference: 33828481

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