Systems & Capital Accountant
Band F, £30,451 to £33,782
An exciting new opportunity is available within our Finance team at the heart of a multimillion pound business, providing a wide range of services to over 4,300 council tenants, 97,000 residents and 4,000 businesses across North West Leicestershire. The team is at the centre of the council’s journey to self-sufficiency, a strategy that will enable the council to remain financially resilient in the midst of responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and local government funding changes on their way.
The Systems & Capital Accountant will lead on capital accounting related tasks and manage, maintain and develop the council’s financial management system. The Council is currently implementing the Unit 4 system and the post holder will manage key processes relating to this system including the production of financial reports for internal services and accounts development purposes, improving the accessibility of financial information for council service areas and the efficiency of year-end accounts production.
The successful applicant will ideally be CCAB qualified or hold relevant experience and have a strong finance and systems background. You will need excellent IT skills and the ability to communicate at ease with a range of stakeholders.
Can you see how far we want to go? To discover more about our opportunities and the great benefits available, including generous holiday allowance, training support and the Local Government pension scheme, please contact Anna Wright on 01530 454492 or firstname.lastname@example.org
You can apply for any of our posts online at https://www.nwleics.gov.uk/pages/jobs_and_careers
Applications must be made using the on-line application process.
Disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the job will be guaranteed an interview.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Closing Date: 7 March 2021