Accountant

Location
Cambridge
Salary
£36,950 to £40,800
Posted
04 Jul 2017
Closes
26 Jul 2017
Ref
13400
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A new opportunity has arisen for an experienced finance professional to join the Finance Team at Cambridgeshire County Council.

We are looking to appoint a committed and self-motivated financial professional to support the team in the provision of a comprehensive financial support service to our customers and business partners.   The successful candidate will be responsible for a wide range of financial activities, including the preparation and monitoring of budgets and the provision of financial advice to all levels of the organisation. 

You will need to be a fully or part-qualified accountant and be able to demonstrate experience in budget setting, monitoring and planning, together with strong technical accounting skills. You should have a proven track record of undertaking complex financial analysis and possess the ability to communicate this information in an understandable manner.

The successful candidate must be proactive and able to work under their own initiative, as well as contributing to team projects.  You will be an ambitious and innovative individual who is focussed on providing good quality financial advice to customers, with excellent communication skills to deal with both finance and non-finance staff.

Interviews will take place on 2nd or 3rd August 2017

For informal enquiries or a discussion about the job, please contact the Recruiting Manager Sarah Heywood on 01223 699714.