Lead Service Accountant

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Local Government

Location: London

Type: Temporary

Date posted: 26/03/2019

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 months

Salary: £350 - £400 per day


A London Borough is currently looking to recruit a Lead Service Accountant for their Children’s Services Finance directorate.

  • To provide professional financial advice and support to the service directorate based on a sound understanding of the business and the regulatory/accounting regime.
  • Co-ordinate both the revenue and capital budget preparation, budget monitoring and closure of accounts work for the Children’s Services
  • To forge an excellent working relationship with the service directorate, whilst maintaining professional integrity and not compromising on financial best practice.
  • To lead and/or participate in improvement projects or matrix management projects as directed, as part of the Division’s transformation and improvement agenda.
  • You will produce, monitor and close the budgets relating to Children’s & Families Directorate with a budget of £52m.

You will be CCAB qualified and ideally have extensive Children’s and /or Education finance experience, or local government finance service experience, who has understands business partnering.

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