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Senior Finance Officer

  • Location

    Rugby, Warwickshire

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  • Salary:

    £13.99 - £17.22 per hour

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months +

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Finance Officer to join our client's offices based in Rugby on a temporary contract basis for 3 months with the possibility of an extension. The client is looking for someone to start ASAP, working full time, 37 hours per week at £13.99 p/h PAYE.

As the Senior Finance Officer, your main duties will include:

  • Coordination and preparation of the Council's revenue and capital budgets for General Fund and Housing Revenue Account activity.
  • Co-ordination and reporting on revenue and capital budget monitoring.
  • Completion of year-end accounts for capital and revenue for both the General Fund and the Housing Revenue Account and
  • Production of the Council's Statement of Accounts, including all the Whole of Government Accounts.
  • Providing financial expertise for and attending various officer working parties and Committee meetings.
  • Providing budget advice and assistance on finance-related matters.
  • Co-ordination and completion of statutory and non-statutory returns.
  • Co-ordination and calculation of the council tax amount, including preparing the information for the council tax leaflet.
  • Coordination and production of various strategies including the Council's Medium Term Financial Plan and Strategy, Treasury Management Strategy, Capital Strategy etc.
  • Treasury Management activities including monitoring investments, the Council's bank account and managing cash flow.
  • Payroll activities and Creditor activities

To be successful for this Senior Finance Officer post you will need to have:

  • Experience of working in a finance environment
  • Competent in the use of a financial management system
  • Minimum of AAT qualification (or other equivalent qualification)
  • Verbal communication skills that include explaining financial concepts to non-financial people

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