Salary:

£250.00 - £275.00 / day

Location:

Leicester

Date posted:

8th November 2019

Employment type:

Project

Job reference:

06170-0011250745

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Robert Half are recruiting for a Financial Accountant to be based in Leicester for a 3 month contract.

Role

To manage the completion of financial statements, ensure the financial integrity of the general ledger and taxation advice

Responsibilities

  • To co-ordinate the production and publication of the Authority's Statutory Accounts, including completion of the financial statements and the main point of contact with external auditors.
  • To oversee the Fixed Asset Register and year end accounting entries for the Statement of Accounts. Maintain the effective relationship with the Authority's professional Valuers ensuring timely completion of asset valuations
  • To ensure financial integrity of the general ledger, through regular and effective reconciliations, implementing and reviewing internal controls and maintaining the chart of accounts.
  • To co-ordinate the completion of statutory external financial returns including statistical returns and benchmarking as appropriate.
  • To keep up to date with relevant financial and legislative developments ensuring compliance across different functions of the authority.
  • To develop the finance function, general and to improve areas that they own. Technical financial training, advice and support.
  • To manage the production of monthly VAT returns, liaise with HMRC and provide taxation advice.

Salary

£250-£275 per day

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. Where rates of pay or salary ranges are detailed these are dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training. If you wish to apply for this position please read our Privacy Notice which details how we may use, process, store and disclose your Personal Information: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice.

Requirements
Financial Accountant, Leicester


Leicester

3 Barnsdale Court,
Barnsdale Way, Grove Park, Enderby,
Leicester
LE19 1SN
gb
0116 263 2100
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