Employer - Northumberland County Council

Job title - Senior Accountant - Technical

Reference number - BS10

Sector - Public - local government

Department - Finance

Location - County Hall, Morpeth

Salary - Band 8 | £29,236 - £32,800 per annum

Hours - Full time | 37 hours per week

Closing date - 10 Mar 2012 12:00

Job description


You will assist in the development and delivery of an efficient and effective financial management service. You will prepare timely and accurate management information and provide professional and technical advice. You will play a key role in the production of the Council's annual Statement of Accounts.

You must have a relevant professional qualification with a good and developing understanding of relevant legislation, regulations and professional best practice. You will have experience of financial and performance management within a comparable organisation and a successful track record of engaging effectively with others at a senior level and building productive partnerships with key stakeholders. You must have excellent written and oral interpersonal and communication skills, including the exchange of complex and contentious information, strong problem solving and analytical skills and highly developed IT skills.

Contact information

If you want to apply, please apply online or download a PDF application form. PC access is available in most libraries within the Northumberland area.

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