Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Senior Accountant


Job Title: Senior Accountant
Locations: Ashford, TN23 (flexible hydbrid homeworking
Contract Type: Permanent
Work Pattern: Full time 37 hours per week Monday - Friday
Start Date: December 2021

Key Functions

· To work within the Accountancy team and assist with the provision of accounting for relevant services, this will include the preparation of service medium term financial plans, preparation of revenue budgets, final accounts closedown and budget monitoring.


· To provide support in a number of key reconciliations and control procedures.


· To have a working knowledge and understanding of the General Ledger, income management and reporting systems.


· Ensure that returns, grant claims, statistics and performance indicators (both local and national) are completed or calculated with appropriate accuracy and in accordance with timetables.


· To become the finance lead for a service/services.

With the provision of business advice and guidance on financial matters and support to service managers.


· To support the Accountancy Manager in leading the budget setting, budget monitoring and final accounts work to ensure that targets and deadlines continue to be met by all team members.



  • To undertake the day to day operation of a service function with minimal input from your managers, for example the management of the -



  • cash balances forecasting cash flows and in consultation with treasury advisors making short term investment decisions
    and/or

  • Housing Revenue account - providing support for the technical support of that service
    and/or

  • Collection Fund - providing monitoring and forecasting information on the performance of the collection fund.
    and/or



o Company Accounts and investment opportunity financial modelling

Essential Criteria:



  • CCAB or CIMA qualification

  • Preparation of Final Accounts

  • Revenue Budgeting

  • Budget monitoring

  • Experience in some or all of the following areas:

    • Treasury Management

    • Housing Revenue Accounting

    • Collection Fund

    • Tax accounting






If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please send your ACV now for consideration.



If you require any additional information regarding the position, please call Ryan at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 966 or send an E-Mail to ryan.curwen@servicecare.org.uk