Service Care Solutions Ltd

Systems Accountant

Systems Accountant
Location: Essex
Contract: Temporary Fixed Term (6 months)
Rate: £300-350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Hybrid working - 2 days in office

Job Description
Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting on behalf of a Local Authority in Essex for a Systems Accountant on a temporary basis.

The postholder will manage, maintain and develop the Authority's corporate financial management
system from both a strategic and operational perspective, manage a team, including accounts receivable, income management and accounts payable staff and will manage any project and/or temporary workers as required.

They will formulate and develop financial projects as determined by the Authority, monitor and lead financial projects within the Authority and feedback outcomes and progress to the Corporate Finance Manager.

Full job specification available

Ideal Candidate

  • Part or fully qualified CCAB Accountant.

  • Experience of working within a Local Government/Authority finance environment.

  • Considerable experience of using financial management systems as well as complex specialist software packages for accounting and financial management.

  • Understanding of budgetary control, working knowledge of accounts payable, receivable and income management.

  • Great communications skills and ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Greg at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208969 or email
Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed.

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