Due to change in the Finance team, a fully qualified Accountant is required to further develop the Financial Accounts of the organisation.
My client is a leading Public Sector organisation based in Newport
The Financial Accountant plays a key role in the organisation and is fully responsible for the production of the Statutory Accounts.
Working closely with the Head of Finance, the Financial Accountant will Lead and Manage a small team who are responsible for the timely production on the Financial Accounts of the organisation.
You will be the main point of contact with External Auditors.
You will develop a strategy for Treasury and Pension as well as managing the detailed VAT of the organisation.
This role will play a key role in the mentoring and development of more junior staff
The chosen candidate will be a fully qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA)
You will have excellent technical Accounting skills including complex IFRS reporting
You will be very good on Microsoft Excel and be able to manipulate large volumes of data
You will be a strong mentor and leader and take pride in developing junior staff to allow for progression.
This role will last c12-18 months.
There is a real opportunity for this role turning Perm.
Salary up to £28 per hour