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2 x Corporate Accountants

Ivy Rock Partners
Enfield, London / Hybrid
£42,909 - £54,333 per anum plus excellent benefits
Closing date
15 Jul 2024
Enfield Corporate Accountant

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Local government, Local council
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Enfield Council are a dynamic local authority driven by a clear vision of how we will transform the borough, address inequality and create a lifetime of opportunities for everyone who lives, works and learns in Enfield.

We are recruiting for some key roles across finance to continue the development of a supportive team that anticipates and collaboratively solves problems, helping us deliver an ambitious programme that reaches across all areas of local authority operation and interest.

The Corporate Accountants will play a key part in ensuring the Council’s financial accounts are a true reflection of activity undertaken by the council. You will be become a technical expert in corporate finance and provide specialist financial accounting advice to support decision making across the organisation. Key responsibilities over the two roles will include;

  • Managing and taking ownership of the Fixed Assets within Financial Statements
  • Contributing to the delivery of the closure of accounts Contributing towards external and internal audit process
  • Ensuring all allocated balance sheet reconciliations are accurate and up-to-date
  • Providing adhoc support to the development and running of the finance system
  • Developing and improving financial controls and associated processes in relation to closure of accounts
  • Proposing and delivering solutions for complex accounting problems
  • Pro-Actively seeking opportunities to improve the financial support provided to the Council to deliver efficiencies including through the implementation of system improvements and increased automation

To be suitable for the role you need to a qualified accountant or part qualified and actively studying, with a significant technical understanding of corporate finance. Excellent numerical & analytical skills with a high level of accounting knowledge.

If you are a pro-active, ambitious & inquisitive accountant striving to make an impact within local government finance then we want to hear from you.

Enfield offers a hybrid working arrangement.

For more information and the full job pack please get in touch with Matt Horsman for a confidential conversation on 07502726270 or

The closing date is Monday 15th July.




Ivy Rock Partners is a values-driven recruitment agency dedicated to the not for profit and public sector client base; and has been set up with the sole purpose of delivering exceptional service to clients and never losing sight of integrity.

Ivy Rock Partners provide search and recruitment support to not-for-profit and public sector clients wanting only the very best service.

How we can help:

We work with organisations that fall into the not-for-profit and public sectors, ranging across: arts, charities, education, central government, local government, housing and the NHS.

With a particular focus on finance, we recruit roles across all corporate services, ranging from mid-senior to executive search.

If you are looking for your next role and want to explore the areas we specialise in, our approach would be to put together a bespoke plan to ensure you are being considered for the best possible roles.  

At Ivy Rock Partners, our role goes beyond that of simply sending you job descriptions and arranging your interviews – we can make introductions to those in our network to better your understanding of the sector/choices you have; provide interview training; offer expert insights; invites to specific networking events; provide cv advice and help with applications at every stage. We want to find ways to help and put you in the very best position to get the right role.

Company info
07909 030 965
25 Buckingham Palace Road

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