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Group Accountant
  • Employer: Borough of Broxbourne
  • Reference: 1N177P
  • Published: Wed 13/05/2020, 14:50 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 12/06/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary up to £32,000 p.a. (salary dependent on skills and experience)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Bishops' College, Cheshunt, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire

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Group Accountant

Group Accountant (Ref: 1N177P)

Salary up to £32,000 p.a. (salary dependent on skills and experience)

37 hours per week 

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated finance professional to join our Finance Team. You will be responsible for providing financial support to a range of service areas, this will include assisting Service Heads to compile and monitor their budgets, offering financial advice and assisting in the preparation of the annual Statement of Accounts by providing good quality working papers. 

Ideally being AAT qualified or part qualified, with knowledge of public sector finance you will be highly numerate with good analytical and communication skills. You must be able to produce accurate work, have a knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and work well as part of a team; you will play a key role in helping the finance team to meet its deadlines and performance targets. 

The ability to converse at ease with senior officers and elected members, and to provide advice in fluent English is essential in this post. 

We are committed to safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

The benefits package includes generous leave entitlement, a full training and development programme, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and free membership to the Council’s local leisure centres, which includes free access to gyms, swimming pools, fitness classes, racket sport sessions, a health suite and a range of generous discounts across other leisure and culture services.

Broxbourne Council is an Equal Opportunities employer. 

Details and application forms for all job vacancies are listed on the Council’s website.

Application forms must be submitted online by 12 June 2020 (quoting the above reference). 

Borough Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9XQ.

Telephone: 01992 785509, Email: