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Interim Group Accountant

Home working/Cumbria, interim, six months, day rate to be discussed (inside IR35)

CIPFA-Penna are delighted to be working with a local authority seeking an an Interim Group Accountant for an initial period of six months, with a focus on children's services and social care.

As part of a team you will be responsible for providing support to front line council services through a mixture of technical, operational and strategic advice. The team lead on providing both revenue and capital budget support to managers, developing the annual budget and five year medium term financial plan, producing the annual statement of accounts and undertaking financial modelling to support saving proposals and change projects.

You must have previous experience of working within a local authority environment, coupled with children's and social care, and be CCAB qualified.

For further information and a confidential chat please contact Catherine Bush at