We are currently working with a local government body based in North West London, recruiting for a Financial Accountant to join them on a 6 month maternity contract basis. A salary of £49,499 is on offer plus a generous holiday allowance of 28 days annual leave + bank holidays (on a pro rata basis). The organisation also offers various salary sacrifice schemes such as `cycle to work` and retail discounts.
To be considered for this excellent opportunity, you must be a fully qualified member of one of the below CCABs:
Alongside this, you should have two years post qualification experience within a financial accounts team. You`ll have good exposure to financial reporting, an understanding of delivering value added financial reporting and annual accounts preparation. You should also have a track record of building strong rapport with a wide range of internal and external organisations, partners and stakeholders.
Ideally you`ll also have some exposure or understanding of central government or public sector financial reporting frameworks, and good knowledge of the Treasury FREM although these points are not essential.
The closing date for applications is Monday 18th March and interviews will be held between 21st March - 27th March with a view to the successful candidate starting in April/May.
If you fit the above profile and are interested in working for a local government/public sector organisation where you can be part of making a real difference then please apply now and we will be in touch.