Year End Accountant

North West England, England
£250 - £350 per day +
13 Apr 2018
11 May 2018
Jonathan Hurry
Finance, Accountant
Job Type

My Local Government client is looking to recruit an experienced year end accountant to lead on their year end accounts close-down.

The successful year end accountant will have a minimum of 2 years experience within a similar role within a Local Government organisation

About you

  • You are a Qualified Accountant with a proven track record in accountancy practice within the Public Sector.
  • You have solid accounting and tax experience, and are friendly and professional.
  • Excellent written and spoken English, and communicate with clarity.
  • A minimum of 2 years accountancy experience within a Local Government organisation.
  • Experience of leading on year end process and audit
  • Ability to work independently without supervision

Essential Skills

  • Experience of month-end processes and preparing financial reports.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills demonstrating an ability to identify and react to emerging issues.
  • Excellent communicator written and verbal.
  • Determined, proactive and focused to meet the challenges that the role will bring.
  • Confident, self-starter, with the ability to operate effectively in a rapidly changing and dynamic environment.
  • Good attention to detail , whilst maintaining the ability to view the bigger picture.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and recognise the importance of completing allocated tasks.
  • Bank Reconciliation.
  • Calculating Capital allowances tax and working with external consultants to make submission.
  • Accounts payable.

If you would be interested in hearing more about this role, please apply below.

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