Local Authority Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
24.49 - 24.49 GBP Hourly + GBP24.49/hour
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
19 Feb 2018
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Contract
Hours
Full time
Accountant
Lambeth
Contract
GBP24.49 per hour

Our client is looking for an experienced Local Authority Accountant.

Provide a business partner role to estate regeneration service. The candidate must have a working knowledge of capital accounting, providing specific support in budget setting, budget monitoring, financial modelling and closedown functions. Good communicator and able to explain complex financial capital accounting principles to non finance experts. Support the service in setting up Homes For Lambeth and the transition of functions to it.

Ability to work accurately, efficiently, methodically and in a timely manner, demonstrating effective self management, organisation and administrative skills.

Capable of working with people at all levels across a large organisation.

An understanding of capital financing and capital accounting

Knowledge of accounting and finance principles

Ability to work within timetables in terms of budget preparation, budget monitoring

Knowledge of Project accounting and reporting Forecasting and Budgeting Balance Sheet management

Excellent Organisational skills able to manage a complex and varied workload to and to prioritise work and meet deadlines and timescales.

Ability to develop effective working relationships with internal staff, suppliers, other external organisations at all levels

Recent and relevant experience post–qualification in the preparation of budgets and subsequent monitoring

Please only apply if you have the necessary skills, experience and expertise. The first part of our recruitment process is to send your CV