CSC Accountant

Job Title: CSC Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Reference: 3652014_1579694292
Contact Name: Neil Rutherford
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2020 11:58

Job Description

Interim CSC Accountant

Our client are a leading local authority in Berkshire, and require a CSC accountant for at least 3-6 months.

An opportunity has arisen to appoint an interim Accountant within an excellent Finance Team for a period of 3 months initially, until a permanent appointment has been made. The role is required to support the Senior Business Partner covering the Children's Social Care Services. This is the high risk Service area within the company and is vital to increase the capacity within the Finance Team supporting this area. The key requirements for of the role are summarised as follows:

  • Good financial skills operating in a similar role previously
  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge of Children's Social Care would be an advantage
  • Monitoring of Children's Social Care packages of care
  • Excellent IT and EXCEL skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with minimum supervision
  • Ability to analyse financial information and challenge placement decisions
  • Adaptable to a company setting and feeding up to Board members
  • Experience of local authority finance
  • Experience of complex accounting systems
  • Contribute to the setting of budgets and budget monitoring within a large organisation
  • Contribute to establishing and embedding business processes
  • Provide a strong customer focused service
  • Analyse data
  • Ability to challenge budget managers

Please apply if interested and I will respond ASAP

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