Accountant needed in East London paying £181.64 per day PAYE Ref: 412987
This is working full time hours on a temporary basis
Act as a single point of contact for the financial management support of Divisional Directors, Service Managers and Budget Holders.
Develop a thorough understanding of a specific Service Area’s business, particularly in relation to the measurement and management of the activities that drive costs and advise on the optimisation of income
Support the Finance Management Team to deliver a proactive finance service to directorates that ensures directorates develop their financial knowledge, skills and capabilities.
In conjunction with the Senior Accountant, develop the medium term financial plan and ensure financial risks and opportunities for the future are properly reflected in short, medium and long term sustainable financial planning using option appraisal, scenario building and sensitivity testing for both revenue and capital
Work in the analysis of costs in relation to performance to reveal opportunities for policy or process change, participating in any subsequent business case development and review of the financial impact of previous policy decisions to learn lessons and assess relative cost benefits.
Provide financial support in forecasting both in year and future year income and expenditure, ensuring these are accurate, appropriate and are supported through activity and performance analysis
Work to identify opportunities to improve value for money and link financial information with activity based information
Support the Senior Accountants and contribute to the preparation of financial reports
If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the reference number.
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