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Senior Technical Accountant

South East, interim (approximately 6 months), £ competitive

CIPFA-Penna are supporting a London-based local authority in the recruitment of an Interim Senior Technical Accountant to provide support and leadership in treasury management, VAT and capital as well as the coordination of the accounts closure process and production of the statement of accounts.

The role will include managing a small team and management of the relationship with the auditors (including dealing with year-end related queries), as well as assisting on some technical accounting work across different projects for a period of approximately six months.

We are looking for a qualified accountant (CIPFA, CIMA, ACCA or ACA) with experience of supporting a recent year-end accounts closure process in a local authority environment, with equally strong proficiency of technical accounting across areas such as treasury and capital.

If you are immediately available to start a new assignment and are a good fit for the above criteria, please get in touch with Jonathon Sheppard, our Senior Consultant (