Senior Accountant - Corporate Accounting

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Ref no: ARB02770
Closes: Friday, 2nd March 2018
Published: Friday, 9th February 2018
Location: Negotiable in Argyll and Bute
Salary: £36,881 - £40,385 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Argyll & Bute Council
Category: Financial
Sub-category: Senior Accounting

Department: Chief Executive's

Closing Date: Friday 2nd March 2018

The Strategic Finance Service is looking for a CCAB qualified accountant to join our Corporate Accounting Team.  You will play a key role in providing high quality financial advice and support to managers across the Council regarding the Council's capital budgets and financial reporting requirements.

You will be a strong communicator, able to explain complex financial issues to a broad range of non-finance managers and staff.

You will be enthusiastic, innovative and collaborative.

This is a temporary post, with an anticipated contract end date of September 2018.

Applicants should note that:-

  • This post is not suitable for job share.
  • This is a temporary post which may be filled on a secondment basis by an employee wishing to gain experience/career development and will be at the discretion of the employee's Director.

How to apply:-

  • For information relating to the duties and the requirements of this post, please contact Peter Cupples, Finance Manager on 01546 604183.
  • If you are experiencing difficulty applying online and require assistance, please contact a member of the HR and Recruitment Team at or telephone on 01546 604334, quoting the post reference ARB02770 / CXF00039.

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