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Interim Senior VAT Accountant

Midlands Region
Competitive day rate
Closing date
15 Oct 2021

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Local government, Unitary councils, County councils, Local council
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Interim Senior VAT Accountant

Local Authority


CIPFA-Penna are supporting a local authority in the recruitment of an Interim Senior VAT Accountant to provide support and leadership in VAT, Treasury and Capital as well as the support on the accounts closure process and production of the statement of accounts.

The role will manage a small team and will also include assisting on some technical accounting work across different projects for a period of approx. 3-6 months.

We are looking for a qualified accountant (CIPFA, CIMA, ACCA or ACA) with experience of VAT accounting as well as supporting a year-end accounts closure process in a local authority environment, with equally strong proficiency of technical accounting across areas such as Treasury and Capital.

If you are immediately available to start a new assignment and are a good fit for the above criteria, please get in touch with Jonathon Sheppard, our Senior Consultant (


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