Operational Support Accountant

Recruiter
REED
Location
Liverpool
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
01 Dec 2020
Closes
07 Dec 2020
Ref
1848216438
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
REED Contracts are really pleased to be recruiting for an Operational Support Accountant for a large organisation based in Liverpool.

The suitable candidate will support the 'Senior Operational Support Accountant' in the provision of pro-active professionally qualified support and guidance to budget holders.

The duties will include:
  • Support the development of an ongoing professional relationship with budget holders; to ensure that the needs of the budget holder are fully satisfied, and SLAs are adhered to
  • Monitor and report upon the financial position of departments to relevant stakeholders using appropriate means of communication and financial analysis thus ensuring an effective and efficient service is provided
  • Assist the 'Senior Operational Support Accountant' in the provision of professional support and advice to budget holders over a wide range of subjects, with a clear focus on obtaining best value and best use of resources
  • Provide support in facilitating the balance of operational priorities against corporate financial requirements in order to achieve local performance requirements
  • Attendance at key meetings to provide support and advice on an ad hoc basis - such meetings would include local Command Team meetings, Star Chamber Review meetings and Local Partner meetings
  • Review and monitor expenditure on supplies and services and produce recommendations for improved efficiencies where appropriate, thus enabling effective financial management of the budget
  • Maintain professional working relationships with relevant support departments eg. HR Ops Team, Financial Ops Team, Local Admin Teams, Vehicle Fleet, Estates and Information Systems

The ideal candidate will be:
  • Part / Fully Qualified Accountant
  • Experience of working within a large and complex financial environment, with specific knowledge and experience of fulfilling a budget management role
  • Evidence of working under pressure with clear experience of self-motivation and workload prioritisation
  • Advanced communication skills to deal effectively with a variety of potential stakeholders

This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast paced team on a 3 month temporary basis.

The hourly rate of pay will be £16.62 per hour (paye).

If you have the above skill set and want to join an excellent organisation then please apply ASAP!

Good Luck!