Group Accountant - secondment / fixed term contract for up to one year
Ref no: 2508-3100
Band: 12, Salary: £43,661 - £47,566 p.a plus market supplement payment of £4,975
37 hours per week
At Portsmouth City Council we're all about developing our staff, because we want to build a bigger and better city but we need the best employees to do so.
With a little over 207,000 residents and 7,000 businesses throughout this city, this unitary authority's main goal is to ensure the best care and development of all those within the city. From customer service to Multi-million pound projects, our residents are at the heart of everything we do.
This role is a key member of the finance team that supports the Regeneration Directorate. This is an exciting role that will see you supporting some of the Council's biggest regeneration projects.
The successful candidate will have to be technically proficient but also be able to effectively communicate with Members, Senior Manager and External bodies.
You will be CCAB qualified as well as having excellent spreadsheet skills plus the ability to use financial information systems effectively.
What you'll get in return
As well as highly competitive pay you'll receive all the benefits of working within a local authority organisation, which ranges from flexible working hours to a fantastic pension which allows you the opportunity to pay in more for that greater return. We wish to support all our staffs development throughout, if that’s progression planning or involvement within the on the job apprenticeship scheme we will work together to drive your career. For those with families we have child care benefits as well as discounts with local businesses which can be enjoyed by all.
Closing date: 5.00pm 8 August 2019
Interviews: w/c 27 August 2019
For further information and details of how to apply, please click on the apply button and complete your application via our website.