• Location

    Barking, Essex

  • Sector:

    Part-qualified & Transactional Finance

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  • Salary:

    £16 - £18 per hour

  • Contact:

    Martyn Trunca

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

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Cedar are working on an exciting opportunity for a College based near Romford . They are looking for an Accountant to join them on an on going temporary basis with the view to potentially go permanent.

·Assist in the preparation of the company annual revenue and capital budgets.
·Assist in the preparation of sector budgets using a course file model approach from the bottom up.
·Assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts for presentation to the senior leadership team and committees.
·Assist in the preparation of monthly cashflow reports
·On a monthly basis monitor the financial position of cost centres and provide support to budget managers. This will involve meeting with managers, providing financial advice and recommending to the Senior Accountant the remedial action be taken where appropriate.
·To monitor expenditure and salary costs against budgets, liaising with budget holders to review and account for variations.
·Undertake reconciliations as required.
·To review, collate and approve agency staff requests from a budgetary position based on the course file and permanent establishment
·Assist in the completion of the year-end financial accounts
·Provide advice on financial accounting matters arising from changes in government funding and accounting policies.
·To assist in the completion of grant claims and statistical returns accurately and submitted on a timely basis.
·Ensure bank accounts and all control accounts are subject to regular reconciliation and that unexplained items are investigated.
·To make payments via the BACs system as required.

This is an excellent opportunity to continue your career and in order to do so you need to have the following skills:

·Part Qualified (CIMA / ACCA / ACA)
·Advanced Excel skills
·Strong communication skills
·Working within Public Sector/Education Sector is highly advantageous

If you are looking for a new challenge and are wanting to be part of a fun, fast paced environment then this could be the role for you. This is a fantastic company who will offer career progression in the foreseeable future. If this sounds like a role that matches your profile, please apply now.