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Interim Financial Accountant - Fixed Assets

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Daisy Cottenham
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  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 20 October 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011175_1663672641

A local authority is looking for a Financial Accountant to join them on an interim basis for 6 months, paying £350- £400 per day (PAYE). This is a hybrid role with 2 days a week based in the office.

Key role responsibilities:

  • To lead on all fixed assets accounting
  • Ensuring that the fixed assets register is updated and reconciled
  • Working closely with the capital monitoring teams and services to facilitate correct capital accounting
  • To action all capital virements in respect of capital charges
  • Producing notes to the Statement of Accounts and capital outturn
  • Managing audit queries

Key candidate requirements:

  • Qualified accountant - ACA / ACCA /CIMA
  • Must have experience within local authority
  • Experience within a property team advantageous
  • Fixed Asset experience essential
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience managing a team
  • Excellent communication skills