Principal Accountant

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Local Government

Location: South West

Type: Permanent

Date posted: 04/10/2021

Start: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £40,000 - £43,000 per annum


A number of exciting opportunities have arisen with a progressive and reputable Public Sector organisation, who are looking to identify ambitious and dynamic Principal Accountants to join their team on a permanent basis.

These roles are able to work remotely for the majority of the time, with occasional trips to the office. These are anticipated to be around once a month or less.

The Principal Accountants will play a key role in business partnering with a number of senior stakeholders, and provide high quality advice to identify challenges and opportunities, and support operational decision making. Key responsibilities include;

  • Taking a proactive approach in managing and delivering financial and management accounting services
  • Building strong working relationships with key stakeholders to identify opportunities for business improvements and efficiencies
  • Collaborating with stakeholders across the organisation to ensure that robust financial controls are in operation, and that financial risk is understood
  • Ensuring a culture of continuous improvement looking to constantly adding value and inspire success

To be suitable for these roles you need to be a fully qualified customer-focused finance professional with the ability to build relationships and influence senior stakeholders. You will have proven experience of helping develop a business partnering approach.

These are fantastic opportunities for motivated finance professionals looking to make an impact in the sector and will provide an excellent platform to develop your career.

For more information on the roles available, please contact Matthew Swindell at Allen Lane for a confidential conversation.

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