Senior Financial Accountant

  • Job Reference: CB/ 11714
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Castlefield Recruitment
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: £250 to £350 Per Day
  • Sector: NHS Specialists – NMNC Suppliers, Public Sector and Housing Finance
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Chris Boocker
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0161 638 8728

Job Description

Castlefield Recruitment are currently recruiting for an Interim Senior Financial Accountant to work for a NHS organisation in the North West. The rate will be £250 - £350 dependant on experience and will be for a minimum of 3 months with the potential of extension.


  • Responsible for operational finance improvements
  • Accountable for specific financial accounting projects including the redesign of a pharmaceutical stock control system
  • Lead in the production of the financial accounts
  • Month and year-end financial and statutory accounts
  • Balance sheet and control account reconciliations
  • Maintaining the integrity of the Financial reporting systems
  • Liaising with internal and external auditors  
  • Responsible for the agreement of balances 


  • The post holder will have an expert knowledge of financial accounting and associated policies, together with an in-depth knowledge of procedures required to support the delivery of the role of the Finance Department
  • A commercially focussed mind-set
  • The ability to liaise and develop relationships with non-financial staff