Full Time – Permanent
Redbridge is an ambitious, diverse and exciting east-London borough. What we do is driven by changing our relationship with local people to support our vision. As a result, we’ve developed innovative ways to build our communities and transform our Council.
We’re one of the fastest growing parts of the country and the third most diverse London borough. Our communities are attracted by a mixture of excellent schools, relatively affordable housing, high-quality open space and rapid transport connections into the heart of the City.
A number of exciting opportunities have recently arisen within the finance team at the London Borough of Redbridge.
We are seeking a Group Accountant to support Adult Social Care and Public Health. The Group Accountant will act as a principal point of contact and support a portfolio of service managers, providing effective support and challenge to these senior colleagues within the Council.
Your responsibilities will include providing high quality financial services to senior stakeholders, effective management of a small team and support to the Head of Business Partnering to provide input to the development of business strategy and plans.
For all roles you will need to be a CCAB qualified accountant qualified or have significant experience of working at a senior level in a finance team within a large and complex organisation.
You will have a sound understanding of local government finance and be a confident communicator who is able to foster great working relationships with those you work with. A flexible approach and the ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities is essential, as is the ability to work under pressure with minimal supervision.
Interviews – successful applicants will be contacted
To apply for this job please visit www.redbridge.gov.uk
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