Part-time Interim Accountant

Part-time Interim Accountant

Part time temporary Accountant role - 100% working from home
The role

We 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 August 2021, but with potential to extend - there will be a handover period (virtually of course!).

The main tasks

  • Budget monitoring and providing budget updates to Directors, other Local Authorities, Strategy Groups, and other stakeholders
  • Liaison with Welsh Government re grant spending plans, monitoring and claims, working within tight deadlines
  • Holding monthly meetings with budget holders and weekly meetings with the Senior Leadership Team and Chief Officers
  • Liaise with external auditors on Local Authority Audits for end of year Grant Expenditure
  • Ensure compliance with financial regulations and corporate procurement rules
  • Support and Training for an accounting technician
  • Create reports for Joint Committee reports
  • Attend Joint Committee and Executive Board Meetings;
  • Preparation of Budgets
  • Costing and pricing
  • Liaising with Audit Wales

  • The person

    We 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 offer

    An 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.