Accountant - Children's Social Care

  • Job Reference: NKG6938410
  • Date Posted: 14 February 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Specialists in professional temporary recruitment


Interim Children’s Social Care Accountant

Based in London

Length: 2-3 months

IR35: Inside

One of our London Local Authority clients is looking for an experienced Accountant to join them at short notice to assist with year-end close down.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the Senior Accountant is closing the accounts for year end, across the area of Children’s Social care
  • Provide technical support to ensure the accounts are closed promptly and fit for audit
  • Ensure budgets remain closely monitored during Financial Year End, and be mindful of how the two interlink and impact one another
  • Use SAP effectively to draw up reports


  • Proven experience of closing down accounts for auditing in a Local Authority environment
  • Recent SAP experience is essential
  • Prior experience as a children’s social care account is very desirable
  • Qualified or part qualified accountancy education

If you have experience to match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact Nicola Gradon on 02075577667 or email your CV to

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