Senior Accountancy Officer

  • Location

    West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £32000 - £37000 per annum

  • Job ref:

    JN -092020-1227922_1602171264

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Michael Page

I am delighted to be working with a Local Council with the West Midlands as they look to recruit for two Qualified Senior Accountancy Officers to join a growing, successfull Finance team.

Client Details

My Clients are a Local Council within the West Midlands. They have been going through a substantial transformation and it's an incredibly exciting time to join them.


The successful candidate will have a mixture of Business Partnering, Management Accounting and Financial Analyst experience within Local Government and/or the wider Public Sector.

Key Responsibilities include;

  • Management of day to day Accounting procedures
  • To deputise for the Lead Accountant, Finance Manager or Deputy Head of Finance
  • To actively contribute and participate fully in the efficient and effective delivery of all finance activities including, Final Accounts, Budget setting, Investment Proposals, Government and Statistical returns
  • Team management and support


The Council prides itself of the professionalism and leadership of its employees.

You will be able to demonstrate high technical ability to ensure all accounting standards are adhered to.

  • Strong numerical and reasoning skills
  • Stakeholder management
  • Ability to drive change
  • Communicate complex information
  • Qualified

Job Offer

Salary Negotiable depending on experience.