Senior Executive Officer
The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) is an Executive Agency of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and is responsible for ensuring the safety, quality and efficacy of veterinary medicines in the UK within the statutory framework of various EC Directives and Regulations, and the Veterinary Medicines Regulations.
The core work of this post is to prepare, develop and analyse management accounting information to provide a high-quality support service to senior managers. You will report directly to the Head of Finance, you will be their deputy and a key person within the Finance function. It is essential that you have extensive management accounts experience, ideally in Central Government or within an Executive Agency, and are someone who uses their initiative, with strong analytical qualities, logical problem solving skills and good attention to detail to ensure information is accurate and consistent.
Applications must be made via the Civil Service Jobs website. Please click on apply now.
Interviews are competence based with some technical questions. Candidates selected for interview will be asked to undertake a short 20 Minute exercise using Excel.
The closing date for applications is 22 June 2018.