Romford, Greater London
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The duties of the Accountant would include:
* To assist with an integrated approach to strategic financial planning that supports the delivery and outcomes within the context of the Councils corporate plan and financial constraints.
* To assist with the provision of an effective Business Partnering function across all authorities.
* To support an integrated approach to the closure of accounts process.
* To provide high quality and consistent financial advice, to support effective decision making.
The post holder will work effectively with Finance and other colleagues to help develop a strategic and workable response to the financial challenges the councils face.
The duties of the role would include assisting the Financial Strategy Manager, Chief Accountant and Strategic Business Partner with the full range of financial planning and financial advice services as appropriate.
The ideal candidate would have experience of closing accounts and production of statement of accounts and be a fully qualified Accountant with previous experience of local government.
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Please apply with your CV to: Stephanie Hay