Accountancy Assistant

Beverley and surrounding area
Employment type
Full Time
Closing date
Job closes on 28 September
Job reference
Job reference: FINC000173
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The job itself

Job Term: Permanent

Appointment Type: Full time

Days of work: Monday to Friday

Hours per week: 37

Place of Work: Walkergate House, Beverley

We are looking for an Accountancy Assistant to join the Finance Systems Team, providing essential support to the operation of the financial systems helpdesk and maintaining the Procure to Pay and Masterpiece Finance systems.

You should have experience of financial systems and an ability to learn new systems and processes quickly. You will carry out a range of systems accountancy work and provide advice and support to users of the system in all council services.

We are looking for someone enthusiastic, with commitment, and who can demonstrate a good team working approach. Good written and verbal presentation skills are essential and you will also need to demonstrate that you can embrace change and, in particular, adapt to new technology.

For an informal discussion please contact Robert Phillips ( or Amanda Sleight (




Closing date: 28th September 2020


Interview date: To be arranged. Interviews may be held via Microsoft Teams following Government Guidelines


Please find a link below to download the job outline and employee specification:

Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 209.84 kb)



Please find a link below to download important Information for applicants

Information for applicants – External (PDF file, download size 15kb)

Internal Candidates

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