Capital Accountant

Location
Newport, Isle of Wight / Remote Working
Salary
£37,050 pa
Posted
06 Oct 2020
Closes
23 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The council is seeking a capital accountant who is CCAB qualified with the ability to demonstrate strong technical expertise, interpret the complex and evolving statutory framework and improve and develop the council’s processes.

The successful candidate will work within the corporate finance team to support the production of the Statement of Accounts and lead on all aspects of capital accounting. This role also includes liaising with the council’s external valuers to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Code relating to property valuations.

The successful candidate will need to be able to work to challenging timescales and possess an understanding of the Local Authority legislative framework specifically relating to financial accounting and reporting.

For further information about the role or for an informal discussion please contact Andrew Carpenter on andrew.carpenter@iow.gov.uk