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Accountant (Part-Time)

Job Description

Accountant (Part-time)

Location: Dorset

Job Type: Temporary Fixed Term (12 Months)

Salary: 18-20ph - 22 hour week

Discipline: Finance

Start Date: ASAP

*Hybrid 1/5 days in office*


Job Description:

A Local Authority based in Dorset is looking for a part-time accountant to join their team on an initial 12 month contract. Reporting into the Senior Accountant, the post holder will provide support to Corporate Development and Legal Services as well as provide support for Capital monitoring across the Council.

The Council is entering a period of significant transformation as it aims to reduce its expenditure whilst maintaining a high quality of service provision. The Transformation Programme is the vehicle through which the transformation is being delivered and Accountancy are key stakeholders in the support of this transformation, whilst at the same time having to transform itself

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum AAT or Equivalent
  • Evidence of CPD
  • Detailed knowledge of Local Government finance/accounting
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiating skills

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Greg at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208969 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed.