Senior Project & Financial Accountant
£33,106 to £36,019 per annum (SCP 38 to 41)
Hyndburn is a great place to work. Over recent years we’ve established an impressive reputation as a Council with a strong sense of direction and an enviable record for improving services and getting things done. We now have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our team.
We are looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic accountant to join the Finance Team. This is a key role with a strong focus on technical accounting skills and knowledge of the statutory requirements for local authority accounting.
The post-holder will manage the Council’s Corporate Administration function and be responsible for the Council’s accounting systems by developing existing and new systems to ensure corporate effectiveness.
The ideal candidate will be CCAB qualified and have a track record of working on successful financial projects: have strong technical accounting skills and experience of local authority financial accounts, particularly accounts payable and receivable; be highly motivated and well organised with excellent analytical skills together with the ability to interpret and explain complex financial information.
If you are as passionate about delivering results as we are, and if you want a jobwhere you can be part of a team that’s making a real difference, we’d like to hear from you.
Closing date: 26th February 2017 Vacancy Ref: 1006
Application packs can be downloaded form the Council's website