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Job overview


  • Location

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £36369 - £40662 per annum + pension, excellent holidays and flexi

  • Consultant:

    Nikki Kinsey

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


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  • Consultant:


Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley
£36,369 - £40,662 per annum + flexible working

Sellick Partnership is currently recruiting for a qualified Accountant with extensive management accounting skills, for a 12 month fixed term contract, working for a well-regarded client in the public sector, based in South Yorkshire, commutable from Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley.

Key duties of the qualified Accountant include:

  • Responsible for the provision of specialist and technical advice to the Finance Officers and Districts/Departments.
  • Support the financial management and financial accounting functions through the provision of clear, accurate and timely financial information in accordance with corporate timetables and external deadlines.
  • Act as a single point of contact for non-routine financial matters to Districts and Departments.

Act in accordance with Financial Regulations, Contract Standing Orders, Financial Instructions, procedures and guidelines at all times.

Essential experience and skills required of the qualified Accountant:

  • CCAB qualified.
  • Significant, recent management accounting experience.
  • Up-to-date with current accounting issues. Good, practical accounting knowledge particularly in relation to management accounting.
  • Demonstrate IT literacy including advanced Excel, with significant experience of large, complex ERP systems.
  • Experience of building strong working relationships and establishing personal credibility with senior managers and budget holders.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team in a highly pressurised environment.
  • Public sector experience, desirable
  • Staff supervision, desirable

Salary & Benefits
The successful qualified Accountant will be rewarded with an excellent salary of £36,369 - £40,662 per annum and very good benefits, including excellent holidays and pension. Flexible working/flexibility is also offered with this role.

Apply Now
If you possess the relevant skills and experience required for the qualified Accountant role, please apply today by submitting your CV below.

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