Interim Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Interim Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: Up to £471 per day + via umbrella company
Reference: 3649601_1565012995
Contact Name: Eleanor De Nardo
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 05, 2019 14:49

Job Description

Your new company - a high profile London police force is looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to join them on an interim basis.

Your new role - As Senior Financial Accountant you will be accountable for the achievement of a fair and complete set of unqualified year-end financial statements for the force. This is reached through the maintenance of a sound financial control environment, insightful financial reporting and providing technical training and advice to the whole Force. The post holder leads, directs and develops the Financial Accounts team of three individuals, reporting to and deputising for the Deputy Director, Financial Control. The post holder will advise senior budget holders, the Chief Operating Group, and Authority on complex financial control and statutory compliance matters.

What you'll need to succeed - you will be a qualified accountant with extensive experience in a senior role within a financial accounts team. You will have experience of financial reporting in a complex and/or geographically dispersed organization and have sound understanding and proven experience of delivering value added financial reporting and annual accounts preparation. Experience of the new IFRS16 accounting standard will be beneficial.

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