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Interim Senior Accountant

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Daisy Cottenham
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 23 September 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011471_1661354767

A local authority is looking for an Interim Senior Accountant to support their Children's Social Care department on an interim basis for 3 months, paying £450 per day inside IR35. This role is fully remote.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Ownership and delivery of Children's Social Care budgets
  • Responsible for delivering monthly management accounting
  • Managing and mitigating the current overspend
  • Supporting delivery of the saving programme
  • Financial modelling and appraisals
  • Managing a team of 1 - 2 accounts assistant
  • Attend meetings and present information to senior colleagues

Key candidate requirements:

  • Qualified accountant - ACA / ACCA /CIMA
  • Significant FP&A experience
  • Management accounting experience
  • Experience managing a team
  • Local Government experience within Children's social care is essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Hands on approach
  • Advanced Excel