Service Care Solutions Ltd

Accountant - Financial Reporting

The successful candidate will provide technical and financial advice on the compliance of the clients' accounts against statutory guidance in support of the Finance Manager and Chief Financial Accountant.

You must have excellent experience of closing accounts at year end.
Role: Accountant
Contract Length: 6 months with potential of extension
Location: Newbury
Pay Rate: £17 Per Hour

Job Details:

Work with all the teams in Accountancy to ensure that the Chart of Accounts reflects the latest Cipfa code of practice and IFRS requirements.

Assist and work with budget managers in departments to ensure they understand the implications the changes in financial reporting.

Maintain and reconcile key Council control accounts.

Support the Senior Accountant and Finance Manager with the production of statutory government returns, coordination and production of the annual financial statements and Whole Government Accounts.

Any other duties as required being commensurate with the role grading.

To promote equality as an integral part of the role, treating everyone with fairness and dignity.

To comply with WBC health and safety policies, procedures and rules, taking reasonable care of self and others.

Adhere to the standards set out in the WBC competency framework.

Skills and Experience Required:

Ability to work to strict deadlines
At least 3 years' experience in an accounting environment in a technical accounting role, i.e.

experience of preparing financial accounts.
Competent in the use of spreadsheets.
Experience of working with complex financial systems




Applicants should be confident in their own abilities and keen learners in order to fulfil the role to the best of your ability.

If this sounds like you, and if you want to discuss the role further then please contact Tom at Service Care Solutions Ltd on 01772 208963, or alternatively send an updated CV to

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