Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Senior Accountancy Technician

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Accountancy Technician
Location: Cheshire, CW11
Rate: : £17 - £20 per hour (Umbrella)
Contract Type: Temporary
Weekly Hours: 37 Hours
Work Pattern: Monday - Friday (Hybrid working)

We are recruiting on behalf of a local authority in Cheshire for a Senior Accountancy Technician.

The role will be to provide, manage and develop service and corporate financial support to a designated service to facilitate the effective management of resources with a key focus on budgetary control.


  • Advise and liaise within the finance service to ensure detailed capital and revenue budgets are prepared and maintained to meet the Councils financial standing orders and current policies and guidelines

  • Collate and analyse financial information and provide advisory service to individual operational managers

  • Preparing final accounts and related returns to meet the Councils procedures and statutory obligations and timetables

  • Ensure effective day to day operation of the team with high levels of customer satisfaction by leading, initiating and maintaining relationships

  • Supervise a team of Accounting Technicians and finance trainees in the delivery of financial services to internal and external clients

Ideal Candidate

  • Will be a member of AAT, or have an equivalent professional qualification or degree level qualification in a relevant field with a commitment to continuing academic, personal and professional development

  • Can demonstrate detailed understanding of accounting standards and all relevant legislation encompassed in statutory regulations

  • Possesses sustained experience of budgetary control having at least 2 years recent experience

  • Has extensive post qualification experience with extensive working knowledge and detailed understanding of Council financial practices and procedures, or equivalent

  • Shows good communication skills, both oral and written and is able to convey complicated financial information to a range of audiences in a clear and concise manner

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.

If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to get in touch.