Part-time Interim Accountant

Part time temporary Accountant role - 100% working from homeThe roleWe have an opportunity for a temporary part-time Accountant working with one of our Local Authority clients. The role is 100% working from home - all equipment will be provided. The position is available immediately, initially until the end of November 2021, but with potential to extend - there will be a handover period (virtually of course!).The main tasksBudget monitoring and providing budget updates to Directors, other Local Authorities, Strategy Groups, and other stakeholdersLiaison with Welsh Government re grant spending plans, monitoring and claims, working within tight deadlinesHolding monthly meetings with budget holders and weekly meetings with the Senior Leadership Team and Chief OfficersLiaise with external auditors on Local Authority Audits for end of year Grant ExpenditureEnsure compliance with financial regulations and corporate procurement rulesSupport and Training for an accounting technicianCreate reports for Joint Committee reportsAttend Joint Committee and Executive Board Meetings;Preparation of BudgetsCosting and pricingLiaising with Audit WalesThe personWe are looking for a talented all round accountant - qualified , finalist or an exceptional QBE Accountant - happy to work remotely and hit the ground running. Available to start quite quickly to have a good handover with the current incumbent.What's on offerAn interesting part time temporary assignment, working from home with all equipment provided - working alongside a friendly team. They operate flexi time so the hours can be worked very flexibly. Even including evenings and weekends if desired.What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this part time role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at job was originally posted as