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Business Support Accountant

  • Location:

    Redditch, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

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  • Salary:

    £11.5 - £14.92 per hour

  • Contact:

    Katie Ore

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Duration:

    1 month

  • Expiry date:


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Redditch Borough Council
Akton Recruitment has an exciting opportunity for a Business Support Accountant to join the team of Redditch.

Job Role: Business Support Accountant
This role is in place to support the smooth and effective running of the Integrated Commissioning Team and providing administrative support to the Senior Commissioning Manager.
This is a varied role which take instruction from the whole team relating to supporting the day to day running of the team, this will include, but isn't limited to, arranging multi-agency meetings, developing the team work plan, and setting out a team web presence, coordinating the teams part in the weekly and monthly newsletters, coordinating Freedom of Information FOI) responses, scheduling and overseeing team meetings, supporting budget management, taking minutes at meetings, preparing and circulating meeting information. Creating and maintaining databases/spreadsheets and taking on research tasks.

Principal Accountabilities
* To maintain the diary ensuring effective allocation of time and ensuring that all necessary arrangements for meetings - including the following meetings - CQC liaison meetings, Level 1 meetings, Team meetings and Community Equipment meetings.

* To receive and dispatch post and e-mails and deal with telephone calls and respond on behalf of the Senior Commissioning Manager. To exercise judgement in sorting urgent and non-urgent correspondence and discretion when dealing with items of a personal or confidential matter. Compose and dispatch letters on behalf of the Senior Commissioning Manager when required.

* To develop and maintain a database of contact names, details and information material as required ensuring provision of an up-to-date and relevant service.

Important Information
£14.92 ph (Umbrella Rate)
1 Month Contract