Interim Accountant , Childrens Services
CIPFA-Penna are working with a London local authority who are looking for an Accountant to join the Children's Services finance team for an initial period of 3 months.
This role is to provide support to the service transformation to ensure that the current overspend is managed and mitigated whilst supporting delivery of the saving programme.
Main responsibilities include; playing an active role in budget monitoring and presenting to senior colleagues.
A number of mini projects will also require robust financial analysis so strong financial modelling and analytical skills are essential.
Line management experience is also desirable as this role will manage one Assistant Accountant.
You must be CCAB qualified with previous experience of having worked with Children's Services within a local authority.