Working within a fast moving operational environment, the Senior Accountant supports the Head of Finance and wider department in the provision of financial stewardship and business management support to efficiently and effectively deliver the Police & Crime Commissioner's and Chief Constable's priorities.
Working within an established and dynamic Finance team, the post will line manage staff to enhance their skills and knowledge, develop financial reporting, and improve systems/processes within the department. The Senior Accountant will seek to improve financial management across the whole of Gwent Police, working closely with officers and staff at all levels to increase their understanding of budgetary control while providing advice and guidance on the financial impacts of ongoing change management projects.
As a CCAB qualified accountant with at least 2 years post qualification experience, the successful applicant will be a good communicator with a proven record of providing financial management support to stakeholders, supervision and development of staff, and collaborative approach to working with colleagues.
The vacancy is advertised as a fixed term contract for a period of 12 months from the date of appointment.
To apply please visit https://www.gwent.police.uk/police-forces/gwent-police/areas/careers/join-us/vacancies/