Post Ref: F44 - Accountant

Post Ref: F44 - Accountant

Salary: £23,707 - £25,175 per annum - Grade 7

We are looking for a self-motivated individual, with a progressive approach to join our busy Accountancy Team.

This is an excellent opportunity for an AAT qualified accountant, with great prospects for personal development and progression as part of a multidisciplinary finance team. Support for studying CCAB accountancy qualification is available.

You must be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and computerised finance systems. It is essential that you can work to regular and conflicting deadlines, demonstrating a high level of attention to detail, and be capable of a high level of sustained concentration to use data accurately.

You must possess excellent communication skills, and the ability to work both as part of a team, and unsupervised.

You will contribute to budget setting process and subsequent budget monitoring and assist in resolving any queries raised by front line budget holders. You will also provide support to your team colleagues which will include the Accounts Payable function.  The Council is developing its financial systems therefore there is also the opportunity to contribute to its successful implementation.  You will also undertake work for the completion of the Statement of Accounts.

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 7th October 2019

Please quote reference no F44

Closing date: Friday 20th September 2019 at 5.00 pm

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Why join us?

The Council has five GREAT values which represent our standards and expectations of how we’ll work.

As a disability confident employer and an organisation that is committed to equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

The Council embraces flexible ways of working to ensure that we can attract the best talent and experience and get the most from our employees. Whilst meeting the needs of our residents is a priority and we can’t guarantee we can accept all flexible working requests, we are happy to discuss your options when you apply for a job with us.

As a Broxtowe Borough Council employee you can enjoy many benefits including a generous pension fund, loyalty awards and family friendly policies to help you balance your work and family life, as well as discounts and offers as part of our employee benefits scheme.

Read more about the benefits of working at Broxtowe Borough Council.

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