Capital Accountant

Hoople Resourcing Ltd
£52866 - £57294/annum
10 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Hours: 37
Closing date: 22/03/2018

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced Strategic Capital Accountant to join one of the most progressive Councils of the time. The role will focus on the strategic development of the capital programme for the Council and the Economic development plans for Herefordshire.

You will be responsible for the overall financial management of the capital programme with a £78m annual spend. The role will be working with senior managers across the Council, with the overriding aim of helping to improve the success and transparency of capital projects.
The role will provide strategic financial planning to the management team on projects with the Councils development partner (spend of £47m) and the bypass (spend of £150m). The role will also represent the Councils financial interests on a range of strategic boards, working with the Councils partners on delivering strategic regeneration and growth projects.

You will need to have the ability to ensure that the financial integrity is in place for all capital projects as well as taking an innovative approach to funding solutions. We are looking for an experienced qualified accountant who can demonstrate their ability to add value and make a real difference, with the desire to learn from best practice bringing innovative thinking to the service