£38,890 - £40,876 per annum (plus benefits package)
Finance and Human Resources Division
37 hours per week
Situated in the heart of the country, North Warwickshire’s idyllic landscape and rich heritage combine to make it the perfect place in which to live and work. The Council has a proven record of providing quality financial services and is looking for continuing improvement.
Reporting to the Financial Service Manager, you will lead the Management Accountancy section in accordance with the relevant statutory frameworks and policies of the Council. You will assist in planning the future needs of the section, ensuring a quality service is provided, and consulting users in respect of required changes. As a member of the Financial Services Management Team, you will assist in implementing corporate and divisional policies.
You will lead the Sections work on the following areas:
- Budgetary Control and Budget Setting for the Council’s revenue activities;
- Replacement and development of the Financial Management System;
- Provision of financial advice;
- Payment of Creditors;
- Administration of the Payroll service; and
- Closure of the Authority’s accounts and assisting with preparation of financial statements.
In addition, you will provide mentoring support for current staff during their training.
You will be fully CCAB qualified (preferably CIPFA), a strong team player and have knowledge and experience of working in a local government finance environment. The benefits package includes a Career Average salary pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement and flexible working.
If you are interested and require more information please contact Nigel Lane, Financial Service Manager on (01827) 719371 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can apply by visiting the Council’s website: https://www.northwarks.gov.uk/job
The closing date for the receipt of applications is Sunday 13th June 2021.
North Warwickshire Borough Council, The Council House, South Street, Atherstone, Warwickshire, CV9 1DE.