Accountant

Senior Accountant with experience in Public Sector required urgently for a temporary contract based in Renfrewshire. This is a great opportunity for someone with a background in Public Sector Accountancy ideally in the Housing department to hit the ground running in a small but busy team. Hours of work are 35 per week on a flexitime basis. This position is due to start immediately for a minimum period of 3 months.

As a Senior Accountant your duties will be to;
· Promote and develop a customer oriented ethos
· Assist the Finance Business Partner by providing best practice, professional advice and support to Business Managers on all finance related issues
· Liaise closely with departmental and other relevant internal/external contacts by attending regular meetings
· Maintain statutory accounting records for the relevant departments
· Develop, monitor, analyse and interpret financial management information for the relevant Business Managers to ensure key financial and efficiency targets are achieved
· Compile departmental revenue estimates

To be considered for the role of Senior Accountant you will;
· Be a fully qualified CCAB accountant
· Have awareness of current local government finance issues
· Have experience of building positive relationships with customers
· Be highly organised with the ability to work under pressure to meet project deadlines

As a Senior Accountant you will receive the following benefits;
· Competitive weekly pay including holidays
· Dedicated ASA account manager
· Free training (where applicable)

If you would like to be considered for the role of Senior Accountant then please apply with an up to date CV and we will be in touch.

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.

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