Interim Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Location
West Midlands, Birmingham
Salary
Benefits
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Ref
13888233/001
Contact
Matthew Dowson
Sector
Public sector
Contract type
Interim
Hours
Part time

The Interim Financial Accountant post sits within the Corporate Finance Team at the Council. You will be require to assist and support this area through the the year end process.

Client Details

Our client is based on the outskirts of Birmingham with access to both transport links and local amenities.

Description

Reporting directly to the Senior Accountant, the role primarily provides a great opportunity to develop your financial accounting skills. Key duties within the role are to:

  • Support the production of the Council's Accounting Statement e.g. by completing disclosure notes and working papers for the audit, completing relevant accruals
  • The production of the Whole of Government Accounts return e.g. by completing counter-party information
  • Assist the accountancy service provided the Council Partnership
  • Complete the VAT return for the Council and other subsidiary organisations

Profile

Interim Financial Accountant:

  • Ideally you will be ACA, CIMA, ACCA, CIPFA or equivalent qualified
  • Local Authority accounting experience is essential
  • Previous completion of financial statements
  • Proven record leading with the VAT return
  • Prior completion of accruals
  • Job Offer

    £300 - £400 per day (Fixed term contract will also be considered)

    6 month contract