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Temporary Chief Accountant - £750 inside

Temporary Chief Accountant - £750 inside

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    North London, London

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  • Salary:

    Up to £750 per day

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    Sam Solt

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Temporary Chief Accountant - £750 (Inside)

I'm currently recruiting an Interim Chief Accountant for a Local Authority in North London. This role is a 3-month contract, paying up to £750 per day (Umbrella, Inside).

The role:

You will be the primary expert on financial accounting regulations and the primary advisor on this subject matter.


* To hold the day-to-day responsibility for the system of financial controls, ensuring that all key reconciliations are produced monthly, quarterly or yearly depending on their importance and the regularity.
* To regularly liaise and manage relationships with the External Auditors at a senior level.
* To manage the production of the Single entity and Group accounts.
* To manage the end of year capital and asset accounting processes.
* To manage the financial accounting function and present to directors on the matter, where appropriate.
* To ensure that the team provide specialist financial accounting advice to budget holders and officers in other parts of Finance to support decision-making and financial modelling of major business cases.
* To be the day-to-day system owner of SAP, BPC, CIPFA Asset Manager and any relevant accounts system.

This is an urgent requirement, so if interested, please apply asap or email / call 01483213310 to discuss.