Deputy Chief Accountant



  • Location


  • Job type


  • Sector

    Local Government

  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    10 December 2018

  • Client


Ref: GSi49895

Deputy Chief Accountant

A  London Borough are looking for an Interim Deputy Chief Accountant to act as a key member of the small corporate accountancy team responsible for the closing of accounts process.   The role will include preparation of financial statements and working papers in line with IFRS meeting statutory deadlines.  They are looking for an  individual  who will have excellent technical accounting knowledge and experience of close-down in local government. The main responsibilities will be:

  • Production and quality assurance of financial statements 
  • Quality assurance review of balance sheet reconciliations
  • Review of financial statements and streamline where possible
  • Apply previous experience,and improvements to the close-down process

The role is for 7 months inside IR35 and the rate is up to c£600.  The closing date for applications is 12pm on Monday 10th December 2018. 

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.

Contact details
Anton Ramdhanie: 07384 253674