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Principal Accountant

Location: Torquay, Devon, England
Type: Contract
Salary: GBP39880 - 42821 per Annum
Benefits: None
Job Ref: TOR1257ACC
Posted: 03/03/2021Apply Now

Job Description

We have a fantastic role for a Principal Accountant (Home based) working for our Public Sector Client in the Torbay area. This is a 12 week contract with an immediate start for the right candidate

You will be assisting the Finance Manager in the provision of professional accounting services associated with the team.

You will support the closure of the Council’s statutory annual accounts in accordance with the statutory deadline, to be authorised for issue by the Chief Finance Office by 31st May each year or earlier depending on the Finance timetable.

Also provide a range of professional accountancy services to Service Managers with regular budget monitoring of revenue and capital budgets, and the provision of technical accounting advice.

You will close service revenue accounts at year end, to meet the Council’s ‘Closure of accounts timetable’.

Meet deadlines for the submission of statutory and other returns. Along with preparing revenue and capital budgets, final service accounts and financial information for inclusion in the Statement of Accounts.

You must be minimum AAT qualified for this position.

Monday to Friday 37 hours a week

If you feel this is the right role for then please call our Exeter office on 01392 340195 or send your CV to exeter@wiseemployment.co.uk

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