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Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street, Paisley, PA1 1UJ
£32,156 - £34,620 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.


With an annual revenue budget of almost £10.5m across the Joint Committees and Joint Boards managed by Renfrewshire Council, our team needs a Senior Accountancy Assistant who can deliver sound financial management for the Joint Bodies.

Join our team and you will have a major role in financial management and accounting within the Finance team. Your support will help senior managers across the Joint Bodies maintain effective financial controls and support decision making.

You will assist the Principal Accountant to prepare and monitor budgets and liaise with staff within ClydePlan, Renfrewshire Valuation Joint Board, and Scotland Excel. You will help complete statutory accounts and other external returns. You will also be involved in the continuous improvement of our accounting and budgeting processes.

You are AAT qualified (or have equivalent experience) ideally with experience in a public sector environment. You have great communication and report-writing skills and have significant experience in using financial systems and Office365, particularly MS Teams, Excel and Word, as well as the ability to produce financial and data analysis to a high standard.

Within our professional Finance team, we are currently looking at new ways of working, establishing a mix of office-based and home-based working in this role.

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