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Management Accountant - 12 months

Employer
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Bradford
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum
Closing date
22 Jul 2024

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Profession
Other Health Profession
Grade
Band 6
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking an enthusiastic, ambitious and dynamic finance professional to join the Financial Management Team. The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring the provision of effective, high quality financial information for the Clinical Service Units, undertaking complex financial analyses and investigating complex queries.

It is expected that the successful candidate will be almost or recently qualified along with demonstrable relevant experience in a related field of expertise. Participation in continuing professional development will be expected.

The role offers significant opportunities for personal development as many aspects of the job involve building relationships and developing a deep understanding of the business of a range of complex hospital services. The department also aims to develop individuals through active involvement in Future Focused Finance and HFMA programmes.

Since the start of the pandemic the department has operated a popular hybrid working system with staff working flexibly both from home and, less frequently, in the office when necessary.

Main duties of the job

This job description covers a distinct post within the Financial Management department.

The main purpose of this post is to support the Finance Manager in the provision of timely and accurate financial information and advice.

About us

Our People Charter outlines the behaviours we can expect from one another and what you can expect from Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust:
  • We value people
  • We are one team
  • We care

We're keen to meet people who share these values and are passionate about delivering the highest quality of care to our patients.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the attached Job Description and Person Specification for more information about the role.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • *Progression towards a CCAB professional accountancy qualification, evidence of further education in relevant discipline or a minimum of 3 years relevant financial experience.
  • Evidence of continued professional development and seeking opportunities to enhance skills.


Desirable

  • Full CCAB accountancy qualification
  • Advanced ECDL (European Computer Driving License) or equivalent.


Experience

Essential

  • Experience of working within a Finance role.


Desirable

  • Staff management experience
  • Experience in NHS financial management environment


Skills

Essential

  • High level numeracy skills, competent in processing and interpreting figures
  • Experience of developing financial performance reporting systems and of monitoring financial performance.
  • Meeting deadlines and managing conflicting priorities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written having the ability to dissect and analyse information and present these in a number of different mediums


Desirable

  • Ability to use other windows packages such as Word, Power-point and Excel


Knowledge

Essential

  • Knowledge of financial aspects of NHS legislation
  • Understanding and good working knowledge of financial software packages, particularly the General Ledger


Desirable

  • Understanding and good working knowledge of Oracle financial software package
  • Understanding of Future Focussed Finance and the benefits gained through accreditation


Employer details

Employer name

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Daisy Bank

Bradford

BD9 6RJ

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

389-24-6357402

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