Interim Accountant

Job Description


Castlefield Recruitment are working exclusively with a housing association based on the outskirts of Manchester in order to recruit an accountant on an interim basis. There have been a lot of changes in the organisation recently including a move to a modern office and a

Restructure which has led to this urgent requirement.



As an accountant you will be heavily involved in key financial accounting activates whilst conducting a great deal of analysis on accounts. You will also be involved in treasury management.

Duties will include;

·         The accurate and timely production of all balance sheet reconciliation

•      Responsibility for the accurate and timely production of financial statements in accordance with Housing SORP

•      Analysing major variances between actual and budget

•      Ensures accuracy of monthly management accounts

•      Reporting information of development KPIs

•      Work alongside the Finance Manager to produce statutory accounts

•      Recording and management of the fixed assets on the asset management system and in the accounts



The successful candidate will:

·                  Immediately available or available at short notice

·                  Have a background in financial accounting and analysis

·                  Hold a relevant accounting qualification (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) or QBE

·                  Have experience with project management