Corporate Finance

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Capital Accountant, Ref: 50047046

County Hall, Newport/Remote Working

Grade 11, £37,050

Contact: Please view information pack and complete your job application online at www.iwight.com/jobvacancies Telephone 01983 823134 or email callcentre@iow.gov.uk if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.

Vacancy Reference: 50047046

Closing Date: 23/10/2020

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contract Type: Permanent

The council is seeking a capital accountant who is CCAB qualified with the ability to demonstrate strong technical expertise, interpret the complex and evolving statutory framework and improve and develop the council’s processes. The successful candidate will work within the corporate finance team to support the production of the Statement of Accounts and lead on all aspects of capital accounting. This role also includes liaising with the council’s external valuers to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Code relating to property valuations. The successful candidate will need to be able to work to challenging timescales and possess an understanding of the Local Authority legislative framework specifically relating to financial accounting and reporting.

For further information about the role or for an informal discussion please contact Andrew Carpenter on andrew.carpenter@iow.gov.uk

In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.