Interim Finance Management Systems Accountant

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Interim Finance Management Systems Accountant
Uxbridge
Interim Position

Hillingdon RQ603320

Posted: 9th June 2022 14:55
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  • Pay Rate:

    £375.00 per day PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    38 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 2 months

  • Uxbridge,

    UB8 1UW

What's involved with this role:

Interim Finance Management Systems Accountant

Reference no:  Hillingdon RQ603320

This role oversees the administration and maintenance of both Collaborative Planning, the Council’s self-service budget monitoring system and Oracle Financials, the Council’s General Ledger and procurement system.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the Council’s structure is reflected within the financial systems to enable the organisation to manage ownership and accountability of the Council’s budgets.
  • Maintaining Collaborative Planning, ensuring system stability and integrity to enable the Council to.
  • Carry out monthly budget monitoring reported to Cabinet.
  • Setting the detailed budget for next financial year in line with the Council’s MTFF agreed by Cabinet & Council in February of each year.
  • Close the Council’s management accounts at the end of each financial year.
  • Carry out an analytical review of the prior year’s management accounts and ensure that the detailed budgets for the following year reflect the Council’s planned delivery model.
  • Maintaining Oracle Financials for the areas of the system that fall within the remit of the Financial Planning Team including the coding and accountability hierarchy, budget manager set up and responsibility and calendar management and timetabling to ensure accurate reporting both to Cabinet and Government.

 

“Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria:

 

Qualified AAT or part qualified CCAB finance.

Minimum of 12 months recent experience in a similar role, or context and ideally within a public sector organisation.

ICT Skills: Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages or equivalent (e.g. G Suite).

 

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  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours.
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above - your CV must address the requirements listed.

 

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for.

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Interim Finance Management Systems Accountant
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