Requirement for Senior Accountants – Sandwell
We are looking to recruit to two Senior Accountant posts within the Finance Team at Sandwell Council.
Senior Accountant x 2 KB230721
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
- Recruitment services – 79600000
Location of contract
Value of contract
£8,227 to £9,408.36
Senior Accountant x 2 KB230721
23 July 2021
28 July 2021
Contract start date
2 August 2021
Contract end date
30 November 2021
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Job Title: Senior Accountant
Rate of Pay: £18.53 per hour (PAYE) however open to negotiation. This role falls within IR35.
Hours: 37 hours per week
Location: Working from home
Start Date: ASAP
Contract type: Agency for 12 weeks with a view to extend until 30th November 2021
Job Description and Personnel Specification are attached, which also provides more information above the role.
We are looking to recruit to two Senior Accountant posts within the Finance Team at Sandwell Council. This is to provide additional capacity in a number of areas.
Reporting to a Principal Accountant the role includes: –
• The provision of financial information
• Advice and guidance to budget holders and service managers throughout the financial cycle.
• Undertaking financial appraisals for capital projects with specific focus on the Towns Fund
• Assisting with the implementation of new accounting standards such as IFRS 16 and a new fixed asset register system
• Contributing to the production of the Statement of Accounts and provision of working papers for external auditors.
It would be beneficial if the successful candidate has experience of/qualifications in project management and knowledge of Oracle Fusion as the Council is in the process of implementing this as it’s ERP system.
Entry requirements Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualification or Level 4 Accountancy Professional qualification
Could you please ensure all candidates you submit are fully compliant and immediately available for an interview.
For further information please see the JD and PS attached.
Please can the agencies send over a CV, 2x up to date references and a copy of Terms and Conditions. You will also need to include your agency on cost details to each submission. Stated rates must be inclusive of all known costs.
No DBS is required for this role.
Please note this advert is also out with our Master Vendor
You will receive further information regarding invoice terms if your candidate is appointed to this role. Invoices must be sent electronically on a weekly basis to firstname.lastname@example.org along with your workers authorised timesheet supplied by your agency. Payments are then released 14 days from the date of the invoice.
The Council will be using the In-tend e-Tendering System for this Procurement opportunity, please visit https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc to access the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal.
From here you will be able to register your company, express an interest in the opportunity, and gain immediate access to the related documents.
To submit your documents, you will be required to opt in.
For a Step by Step user guide to the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal please click on the `Guidance for Suppliers` section of the website. All procurement responses must be carried out via the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier …
- Tender Notice
- Additional information on how to apply for this contract
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- The Quotation Document(s) will be made available to suppliers who Express Interest on the Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council Tendering Portal. To access the portal please click the following link https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc
You will be required to log into an existing account or register a new one. Once logged in, from the top menu bar click on “Tenders” to list all the current opportunities. Once you have found the relevant opportunity you should click on “View Details” in order to Express Interest.
Closing date for submission of quotations is Wednesday 28th July 2021 10:00am
Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No
How to apply
Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.
About the buyer
1 Providence Place
0121 569 4766