Current vacancies

2 x Senior Accountants

This vacancy is: Permanent

Salary: £34,106 to £37,107 per annum

Location: Council Offices

Closing Date: Friday 8th February 2019

Reference No: RES171
Grade:  PO 6-9 (scp 38-41)
Salary:  £34,106 - £37,107 per annum
37 Hours Per Week

We have two exciting opportunities in the role of Senior Accountant available, between them covering the services across four of the council’s committees. You will be responsible for revenue budget preparation, monitoring and closure of the final accounts.

Additionally one of the posts will notably be responsible for day-to-day Treasury Management activities and monitoring against Prudential Code Indicators, whilst the other will be responsible for advising and assisting on the Procurement activities of the council.

Excellent communication skills will be vital in the provision of sound financial guidance and in the regular meetings you will hold with a variety of officers across the council.

CIPFA qualified, you will have post-qualification experience in Local Authority finance.  Excellent technical and analytical skills, as well as the ability to present and work alone or as part of a team are essential.

A single interview process will be followed covering both vacancies, therefore if you want to be considered for both, there is no requirement to apply separately for each post.

Closing date for applications:  Friday, 8th February 2019
Interviews will be held:  Thursday, 21st February 2019

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Ribble Valley Borough Council is an equal opportunities employer.