Senior Business Accountant
£37,890 - £40,876 per annum
37 hours per week
Local Authorities are facing unprecedented challenges and well managed finances have never been more important. To help us in our goal of financial excellence we are now looking to recruit a Senior Business Accountant. This is a new role within our friendly, hardworking Finance team.
We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated individual with relevant technical accountancy knowledge. Ideally you will be CCAB qualified or part qualified with relevant experience.
Experience in People Management is essential for this role as you will have line management responsibility for 3 Business Accountants and 2 Accountancy Assistants.
You must be a dedicated and meticulous person who is a proven team player, possess excellent interpersonal, communication and analytical skills and be fully competent in Microsoft Office systems.
Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview. You just need to let us know on the application form.
The benefits of working with us include Local Government pension scheme, flexible working, employee volunteer scheme and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the link Employee benefits
For an informal discussion about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Katie Hollis, Accountancy Services Manager on 0116 272 7739.
We are temporarily working from home due to Covid-19 and this is likely to continue for the forseeable future.
The Main Council Offices are in a lovely little village called Narborough in Leicestershire which is just 3 miles from the M1, junction 21 and not far from the centre of Leicester. The local train station is only a 5 minutes’ walk away and there are regular bus links to and from the city centre.
Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please select the 'apply online' button below.
Should you have any technical issues when applying, please call the Human Resources team on 0116 272 7517.
Closing date: 10th March 2021
Interview Date: 18th March 2021
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs.