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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Senior Accountant


Job Description:

Senior Accountant needed in Tower Hamlets paying £347.06 per day PAYE ref: 495375

This role is full time on a temporary basis.


  • To support the Head of Pensions & Treasury in the management of the Treasury function in line with the regulatory framework for local government.
  • To prepare the Treasury Management Strategy and plans that enable the costs to the client to be minimised to the degree compatible with risk appetite.
  • To develop and lead the Treasury function to support capital investment and to minimise borrowing costs
  • Deliver the Treasury function in line accordance with the approved policy, financial best practice, and control procedures
  • To review processes around the accounting, reconciliations, and treasury investments and implement efficient solutions to problems.
  • Prepare the annual treasury management strategies for presentation to the relevant Committees on an annual basis
  • To ensure that policies and strategic documents are approved by the relevant Committees on an annual basis
  • Ensure that there are sufficient funds to meet financial obligations
  • Ensure that cash is invested in accordance with the treasury policy and investment criteria

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Recognised accounting or investment qualification CIPFA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent) with significant experience post qualification experience at a senior level.
  • Strong IT skills and experience of using computerised financial systems
  • Strong analytical skills and a proven ability to present findings in an understandable manner, tailored to the audience

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

All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Accountancy