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Hays are pleased to be recruiting for a Senior Accountant to join a public sector organisation based in Edinburgh to join them on a long-term contract basis.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Qualified Accountant to gain experience within the public sector, and it is an exciting time to join the business as they are going through a system implementation.
Your New Role
Prepare first draft of papers for various meetings, including the Executive Management Team, Audit Committee, Finance Committee and the Board, including an updated forecast each month. Review monthly out turn and variance analysis returns • Assist in the preparation of in year Monitoring Round submissions • Prepare communication to Divisions following the outcome of each Monitoring Round together with revised budgets for each Branch • Assist in the allocation of budgets at the start of the financial year • Provide expert advice and guidance on budgeting • Prepare reports to senior management as required • Promote high standards of accountability, integrity and probity and provide professional advice to support decision-making
What you'll need to succeed
As a successful senior Accountant, you will have the following characteristics; • ACA, ACCA, or CIMA Qualified or Qualified by Experience • Budget Management experience
What you'll get in return
You will benefit from; • Excellent remuneration package • Excellent work-life balance • Warm and friendly environment
What you need to do now
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