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Temporary Principle Accountant 418622


Job Description:

Temporary Principle Accountant needed in Preston £22.73ph ref 418622

Full time hours on a temporary basis

Management of an Accountancy Services Section including, supervision and workload management, training and ongoing development of staff.

Provide specialist financial advice and support and undertake financial evaluation of a wide range of projects across the Client to include project costing, financial appraisal of options, development of creative solutions, and sensitivity analysis in respect of both Capital & Revenue expenditure of the Client.

Preparation and provide advice on Directorate Budgets, and provide timely monitoring and  forecasting advice and information to support client decision making throughout the year

Provide monthly budget monitoring information to Directors and Budget Holders in   accordance with strict deadlines

Provide quarterly financial monitoring reports for Executive Member and provide advice and support to Section 151 Officer and Deputy on the reports

Advise Directorates/Services/Committees on Budget/Business Strategies/Initiatives.

Represent and advise (on an ad hoc basis) on working parties/or projects in respect of service co-ordination, service development, legislative changes and new initiatives i.e. commercialisation agenda.




If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Accountancy

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