Group Accountant

Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
£31,401 - £35,229 per annum
05 Jun 2018
02 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently looking for a well organised individual who is dynamic and self-motivated, with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, to join our Finance Team.

Working within the Corporate Accountancy Team (part of Financial Services), you will be responsible for contributing towards the Council’s budget setting process, budget monitoring and annual Statement of Accounts. You will be required to provide professional advice to elected members and officers to support the financial decision making process.

You will have experience working within a finance setting, ideally within a local authority, and will be a fully qualified member of any accounting body (CCAB or CIMA).

The Council offers generous benefits including enrolment into the Nottingham County Council Pension Scheme, flexible working hours and annual leave entitlement starting at 29 days for new local authority employees, going up to 36 days after five years’ service. The Council provides free car parking for all employees.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Canvassing of Members of the Council (directly or indirectly) for any appointment shall disqualify the candidate for that appointment. Applicants should disclose if they are related to a Member or Officer of the Authority.

Closing date: 2nd July, 2018
Interview date: 13th July, 2018

Mansfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer

and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.