Grant Accountant

Job Title: Grant Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: 04/08/2020
Reference: 14104121/001_1596626158
Contact Name: Rachel Tammadge
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 05, 2020 12:16

Job Description

Michael Page are recruiting for an interim Grant Accountant to join a large Public Sector organisation based in Leeds with home working available.

Client Details

The client is a large Public Sector organisation based in Leeds. As an Interim Grant Accountant, this role will be part of one of their high performing teams and play a crucial role in the effort to fight Covid-19. They are a highly regarded employer and offer a range of great career opportunities. They have the capability to allow on boarding of this role to happen at home.


Duties of the role will include but are not limited to, partnering with internal and external stakeholders, constructively challenging to ensure financial governance and alignment to both internal and external controls, managing grants, designing and implementing systems and processes to influence how grants are used effectively, be the portfolio lead for grants, ensuring there are processes in place for grant making across the organisation, assist with training and developing the team, deal with any queries and other ad hoc duties.


The successful candidate will:

  • Have worked with Grants ESSENTIAL
  • Have built relationships with stakeholders ESSENTIAL
  • Have a strong commercial awareness ESSENTIAL
  • Be able to commit to an interim assignment ESSENTIAL
  • Be a Qualified Accountant ESSENTIAL

Job Offer

£50,000- £65,000 salary equivalent + Grant Accountant opportunity + Ongoing interim assignment + Leeds based + home working + weekly pay + within IR35