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London Fire Brigade seeks an ambitious and determined Senior Finance Systems Accountant/Analyst. This is an opportunity to drive through change and improvement in LFB’s financial procedures and information, and to be part of a team that is delivering high quality financial services in a challenging financial environment.
Your influencing skills and organising ability will be as important as your technical knowledge. You will have a good understanding of accounting requirements and financial systems, and be able to get the best out of different ICT solutions, constantly striving to improve efficiency and performance.
You will have strong professional accountancy skills and have a CCAB, CIMA or equivalent qualification, preferably with management experience. You will demonstrate an ability to combine your technical expertise and communication skills to establish effective working relationships with senior managers, staff and external partners.
In line with the Basic Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) employment checks will be completed for the successful person, which will include a basic criminal records check. The successful person will be required to declare any convictions for offences which are not spent under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a Disclosure Scotland Basic Disclosure will be undertaken before an appointment is confirmed.
Assessment for this role is due to take place in May/June 2012. Please be advised that if you are unable to make the scheduled assessment dates, we may not be able to make alternative arrangements.
To apply please visit www.london-fire.gov.uk
Grade: FRS F
Closing Date: Wednesday 9 May 2012 at 1200hrs (midday)