Careers Site Advertising End Date
26 Jun 2024
All Departments
Finance
Advertising Salary
£27,334 - £29,777 per annum
Contract Type
Permanent
Full time

About The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for an accountancy officer to join our finance team.

Reporting to a senior accountant the successful candidate will be required to support the delivery of comprehensive accountancy and financial services to the Council. This includes the provision of advice and support to services, and technical areas including VAT and collection fund.

The role will support the accountancy team by assisting in the preparation and monitoring of budgets, both capital and revenue. They will support the production of the annual budget and statement of accounts for the Council.

Beyond this it requires someone dedicated to the continuous improvement in the functionality of the financial service and the monitoring and reporting it provides to the Council and its services. The role requires the candidate to produce timely and quality data analysis to support the Council in its decision making and monitoring, including supporting services with business cases and completion of grant claims.

They will also perform reconciliations and monthly tasks required to ensure overall financial control and accountability.

This role provides an opportunity to provide a service to assist in supporting the Council in making a difference in the community it serves by improving financial information and analysis to better support financial decisions made on projects based on business cases and when setting and monitoring budgets.

Closing date: midnight Wednesday 26 June 2024
Interviews to be held on: Wednesday 3 July 2024 & Thursday 4 July 2024

About You

Our new accountancy officer will have the drive to work autonomously with excellent communication and engagement skills. A desire to ensure accuracy and integrity of data, with the ability to collate and present data for reports and analysis for others. They will need to have an accountancy qualification and experience of working within a financial environment.

About Us

Great Yarmouth Borough Council has the goal to achieve excellence for the Borough. We don’t just say we are ambitious; we mean it. We are always looking at the way in which we can improve and be the best that we can, providing the best for the people who live, work, visit and operate businesses in the Borough.

We have big plans for the future and massive opportunities ahead. We are one of the most successful enterprise zones in the country, Great Yarmouth is England’s offshore energy hub and Norfolk’s biggest seaside resort at the edge of the Broads National Park. The challenges we face in the borough are wide, but our commitment to achieving more has never been more focused.

We know that our team members are our most valuable asset, working hard to achieve our short and long term goals. If you are as ambitious as we are, apply now and be part of our team.

We offer a range of exciting benefits as an employer and are committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment and the services we provide.

Your application form provides an overview of your education, work experience, knowledge and skills. You are required to provide a detailed explanation about how your skills, experience and qualifications meet the requirements of the job role, and how your behaviours and values align with ours.

As part of our recruitment process, all applicants will be required to evidence that Right to Work in the UK.

We welcome applications from all candidates with evidence of their Right to Work in the UK.

Please note that the Council is not a licensed sponsor.

To undertake Right to Work checks, you will be required to share your details with our third party provider, Credence.

Some roles require a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, where this is required, it will be clearly stated in the advert, along with the Job Description and Person Specification. Please note, where a job advert indicates that a DBS check will be undertaken, you will be required to share your details with our third party provider, Credence.

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