The council is set in a major tourism area with tourist attractions including Windsor Castle, Legoland and Ascot Racecourse and with the Royal Family on the doorstep, this is a good place to live and work. There are excellent transport connections to London and the West of England, with the new Elizabeth Line opening in Maidenhead soon.
We are seeking an enthusiastic AAT/Equivalent qualified individual to undertake the role of an Accounting Technician, supporting the Directorates for Place and Managing Director. The post will primarily focus on services for Law & Governance, Housing, Communities, Planning and Property Management.
The main responsibilities of the post will include providing financial support and guidance to budget managers; working with budget managers to identify, calculate and explain movements in expenditure forecasts, incorporating the provision of supporting analysis for key budget areas.
We require an excellent communicator (written & verbal) with strong analytical skills. It will be essential that you possess high level spreadsheet skills with the ability to communicate financial data to both financial and non-financial colleagues.
You will ideally be able demonstrate previous Finance experience within Local Government.
If you have any queries about this Accountancy Technician post please call Karen Reader, Accountant, on 01628 683217 or e-mail email@example.com or contact Ruth Watkins, Chief Accountant, on 01628 683504 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 17 November 2019
Interviews: 2 December 2019