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Interim Group Management Accountant

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Daisy Cottenham
  • Contact Email: daisyc@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 24 July 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011159_1656081785

A local authority is looking for a Group Management Accountant to join them on an interim basis for 6 months, paying £225-£275 per day inside IR35.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Maintaining project in-year and multi forecasts with appropriate narrative
  • Developing programme and project presentation
  • Progressing budget approvals through internal and external processes
  • Producing financial information for grant documentation
  • Provide financial advice and support to the project teams
  • To contribute to ensuring that effective external working relationships are established and maintained with outside organisations and agencies

Key candidate requirements:

  • Qualified accountant - ACA / ACCA / CIMA
  • Local Authority experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Good knowledge of financial systems
  • Strong management accounting / month end experience
  • Financial accounting experience including technical accounting knowledge
  • Significant FP&A experience