Principal Accountant

  • Job Reference: 6868740
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Venn Group Limited
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Salary: £200 to £400 Per Day
  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group are recruiting for a Principal Accountant to join a well-established Local Authority in the East Midlands area.

It is working for a Local Government organisation who are looking for an enthusiastic and suitably qualified Principal Accountant to oversee the Revenues and Creditors Teams for their organisation.

Ideally the successful candidate will have strong experience handling the Creditors & Debtors, General Ledger and Budget setting functions.

Strong experience within Public Sector Accounting is required, or demonstrable transferable skills.

Responsibilities
 

·         Carrying out budget setting within Revenues, creating new budget setting and financial planning strategies

·         Manage the general ledger for the organisation

·         Hold responsibility for the creditors and debtor functions

·         Providing financial advice and technical guidance to assist with decision making

·         Carrying out key technical accounting duties, analysing and interpreting financial data as required

·         Communicate and build relationships with non-financial colleagues

Salary: £250 per day to £450 per day – dependant on relevant experience
IR35 Status: Inside ir35

For more information on this please in the first instance email your CV to Bella Thornton  or Hannah Fritz-Lewis on the Midlands Local Government Team at midlandslocalgov@venngroup.com or call 0121 616 0681

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