Oldham Council is committed to providing a first class Finance Service and being the service of choice for now and in the future. Following a major restructuring exercise we are looking to recruit a number of positions. Reporting to an Assistant Borough Treasurer or Head of Audit and Risk you will be a member of a team providing a full range of accountancy, audit and financial management functions.
Our Finance Service is a high performing service; our improvements have been recognised internally and externally, forming a major factor in the Council being awarded “Most Improved Council 2012”. We were the first Local Authority to close their accounts in 2010/11 and to an improved standard, financial management information and advice is to the highest calibre and our training, development and CPD programme supports and develops all our staff.
We are looking for ambitious Senior Accountants who are full members of a CCAB or CIMA body to assist the Finance Managers in consolidating improvements and leading a team of finance professionals in a number of areas including budget setting, final accounts and special projects.
Salary: up £38k
Hours: 36.40 per week
Interviews/Assessment Dates 6/7 June 2012
Previous Applicants need not apply
Based: Civic Centre, Oldham
Closing date: 10th May 2012
To view full details and to complete an online application please go to www.yourcounciljobs.co.uk