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Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street, Paisley, PA1 1UJ
£47,760.20 - £50,661.94 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week
Work From Home:

This position has expired.



You will take a leading role in respect of financial management and accounting services within the Finance team, liaising with Finance Business Partners and senior managers across the Council. Your main duties will include the development and production of internal and external financial reporting;; assisting Finance colleagues complete statutory returns, such as Local Financial Returns, and overseeing the budget and accounting function for all joint bodies for which the Council is lead authority..


You will support the production of the Council’s annual accounts and will contribute to the continuous improvement of our accounting and budgeting processes. You will also be responsible for the management of finance staff including trainee accountants, providing support, and ensuring their ongoing development.


You will be a CCAB or CIMA qualified accountant with experience of working in a central Finance role, preferably in the public sector . You will have great communication and report writing skills; have significant experience in using and developing financial processes; and be able to produce financial and data analysis to a high standard.


If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of which will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit