My client is a Local Authority who is looking for a costing accountant to join their finance team. This is an important appointment for the organisation as the costing function is a key part of the Transformational and Strategic programme that is driving forward the operational and financial performance of the authority
Reporting into the Deputy Director of Finance you need to have prior experience of working in the public sector or in a complex organisation where a Costing function is of great importance.
- Provision of high-quality costing information to support the effective financial management of the Trust.
- Assisting the Lead specialist in the continuation of the implementation of Integrated Service Line Reporting (ISLR) and the new costing system.
- Set up links with the Divisions to ensure full engagement of Service managers, Department heads, Information & finance colleagues for the Costing process and data to be used for Integrated Service line reporting.
- Maintaining systems and processes to ensure quality benchmarking information is available and provide financial advice on the interpretation and analysis of this information.
Qualified or in-depth costing experience gained from a similar role
What’s on offer?
£42,000 - £50,000 plus LG Benefits