Role details

Senior Financial Accountant

London   •   £400 - £401 per day (£103,992 - £104,252)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Six month opportunity to impact Central Government Financial Accounts
  • Qualified public sector ccountant who has lived in the UK for the last 3 years

About Our Client

Our client reports into a large Central Government Department, and has jurisdiction across England offering services to the public. The company receives both private and public funding, and are based in Zone 1, Central/North London.

Job Description

The Senior Financial Accountant will be responsible for the following key areas of finance for the duration of the contract.

  • Manage Period-End and all year-end procedures, including dealing with audit queries, reconciliations, and liabilities.
  • Prepare the statutory Statement of Accounts, and accurate recording of all matters therein, and to promote and support effective Financial Control
  • Build and maintain the client's strategies and financial policies, while establishing relationships across the business.

The Successful Applicant

The Senior Financial Accountant need to have the following skillset as a minimum:

  • CCAB qualified
  • Public Sector Experience
  • Have produced statutory accounts and reported on complex financial matters to non-financial managers
  • Financial Accounting experience in a technical capacity, Financial Control experience desirable
  • LIVED IN THE UK FOR THE LAST 3 YEARS

What's on Offer

This is an excellent opportunity for a career contractor and accountancy professional to demonstrate technical and problem solving financial skills, and to enhance or step into a public sector career.

The client is based in Zone 1 Central London on both underground and overground transport networks. For the right candidate £400 daily rate is offered for the Senior Financial Accountant , with a £50 retention bonus for staying the entire 6 months.

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