Assistant Accountancy Officer
£ 19,819 - £23,866 per annum
Full Time- Fixed Term Opportunity until 2020
This is an excellent opportunity to join Hertfordshire County Council’s Specialist Accountancy team as an Assistant Accountancy Officer.
The post will be responsible for providing accounting and administrative support to the Council’s Treasury Management and Insurance services, including the maintenance of treasury investment and borrowing facilities, recording and reconciliation of transactions, calculating internal recharges, completion and checking of statutory returns, and contributing to timely delivery of year-end financial accounts.
The successful candidate will have good interpersonal and communication skills, and be able to work effectively in a team and to positively encourage others. You will be expected to promote financial best practice and compliance with financial regulations and procedures, and to contribute to the identification of opportunities for service improvement.
Experience of working with complex spreadsheets, and the ability to communicate effectively is essential, as is the ability to provide support to people with varying financial knowledge.
This role would suit someone who holds or is actively studying towards an AAT or other accounting qualification.
For an informal chat please contact Robert Thurlow on 01992 555061 or Matthew Nendick on 01992 555683
Closing Date: 21 January 2019
Interview Date: w/c 4 February 2019