Interim Principal Accountant
Our client is a local authority and they are seeking an interim Principal Accountant for a 4 month assignment to provide extra support through the financial close.
This individual will manage and undertake the preparation of the statements of accounts for the council, ensuring that statutory and audit requirements are fully met.
Account for capital ensuring effective financing and accounting for capital expenditure.
As required, play a role in the formation of budgets and forecasts, both revenue and capital, working closely with service managers, senior officers and members in this regard.
Ensure that regular, accurate financial management information is available to managers and to inform the member decision making process.
You will ideally be CCAB qualified, or equivalent, or demonstrable experience of working at this level. Experience of public sector organisations.