This Vacancy has closed.
Career grade - Commercial Property Accountant
  • Employer: Surrey Heath Borough Council
  • Reference: FCS/23/231249
  • Published: Mon 06/03/2023, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 26/03/2023, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £37,994 - £49,680 per annum
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Surrey Heath House, Camberley, Hybrid Working, Surrey, Hampshire

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Career grade - Commercial Property Accountant

Grade: SH06/07

Join Surrey Heath Borough Council and be part of an organisation who is committed to delivery
through meaningful community engagement and excellent customer service. We have a friendly and
supportive staff culture with people who want to help make a real difference in our community for
everyone that lives and works here. We welcome a culture of innovation and creativity by
welcoming new ideas from everyone.

About the Role

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to provide comprehensive professional accountancy
and general financial advisory services at the highest standards across the Council.

You will be required to act as a financial lead with managing agents and all major development capital
projects and be involved in the preparation, monitoring and reporting on commercial property
budgets. You will also ensure that that VAT and other taxes are correctly accounted for. The role
will report to the Senior Corporate and Partnership Accountant and have no line management

About You

• Part Qualified Accountant or fully Qualified Accounting Technician

• Excellent spreadsheet skills

• Proven extensive experience in a finance role, preferably as an Accountant, within a Local Authority or similar organisation delivering finance services.

Additional Information

We are committed to providing a healthy work life balance for our employees, with hybrid working
and other flexible working arrangements on offer. A laptop and mobile phone will be provided for
your role if applicable. We offer a generous benefits package including a minimum of 25 days’ annual
leave rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service, plus Bank Holidays, a generous local government pension
scheme, free parking for all employees and payment of a professional membership fee. As well as
subsidised gym membership at our local Places Leisure Centre and great savings from supermarkets,
shopping, cycle to work schemes and holidays via the My Staff Shop scheme.

Closing date: 26 March 2023

Interview date: 4 April 2023

Contact details
For an informal discussion, please contact Adrian Flynn, Chief Accountant on 01276 707181,

Our Commitment
Surrey Heath Borough Council is committed to equality of opportunity in employment and service
delivery and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.