Qualified Accountant - CCAB (SC Cleared)

  • Location

    Belfast, County Antrim

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    9 months

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For a contract period of 9 months, outside of IR35, our client is looking for a qualified Accountant with experience in Government finances. Ideally, you will hold active SC Clearance or be willing (and eligible) to undergo this clearance.

The Role:

You will work with the finance team to develop policies, apply accounting standards and introduce processes that will uplift the technical competence and overall capability of the finance in financial accounting and control.

  • Review and enhancement of the Financial Accounting action plan for the year - Oct'20
  • Help conduct Asset Impairment Review and IFRS16 Review - Q3
  • Help Prepare and deliver successful Interim audit with significant progress demonstrated in closing NAO recommendations from previous year
  • Develop necessary financial policies - Q3, Q4
  • Successful year-end audit with significant reductions in audit errors identified compared with last year
  • Technical reporting in accounting issues and complex transactions
  • Develop a wider finance staff in Financial Accounting and GAAP/IFRS standards

ESSENTIAL Skills/Experience/Qualifications:

  • CCAB Qualification
  • A Qualified Accountant with expertise in government finances.
  • Proficient in GAAP and IFRS standards and in particular fixed assets, IFR16, provisions.
  • Proficient in leading practices for Financial Accounting policies and procedures that lead to 'best-in class' Financial Accounting function.
  • Experience in managing senior stakeholders and influencing compliance with control processes.