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Senior Group Accountant (Capital and Technical)
  • Employer: Borough of Broxbourne
  • Reference: REF: FTA
  • Published: Tue 26/04/2022, 10:04 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 05/06/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary up to £48,023 p.a. (salary dependent on skills and experience)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Bishops' College, Cheshunt, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire

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Senior Group Accountant (Capital and Technical)

Senior Group Accountant (Capital and Technical) (Ref: FTA)

Salary up to £48,023 p.a. (salary dependent on skills and experience)

37 hours per week


Are you an experienced part or fully qualified accountant looking for your next challenge? Would you like the opportunity to work in newly refurbished offices, for a Council with plenty going on? If you do, then Broxbourne is the place for you.


As well as being our capital and technical accounting lead, with responsibility for preparing the capital and collection fund elements of the statement of accounts and maintaining the medium-term financial strategy, you will have the opportunity to be involved in the monitoring of expenditure and progress on some of the exciting developments that are happening in our Borough. This could be via, working with the Planning team on the allocation of section 106 contributions, making sure that returns from the use of our own capital resources are maximised or seeking and appraising alternative sources of finance.


This is a significant role in a small, friendly, and dedicated team that will allow you to use your skills to support the Council in delivering its objectives. A strong customer service focus, along with the ability to think fast and use your initiative is key.


Excellent communication skills are also required along with the ability to provide concise advice and influence decision making.


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 5 June 2022 (quoting the above reference).


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

Telephone: 01992 785509, Email: