Management Accountant for Transformation

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Service Area


Vacancy Details


Accountancy - Accountancy - Professional

Job Title

Management Accountant for Transformation


BBU13 £47,573 - £51,576 per annum

Salary Range (£ pro rata for part time roles)

Competitive Salary

Contract Type

Full time fixed term

Contract Hours


Contract duration

2 Years

Job Advert

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Management Accountant for Transformation within the Bedford Borough Council Finance team, linking in with the Transformation Team. The role is fixed term, initially for a period of two years.


We are looking for an analytical and self motivated person who can manage, and improve, the financial benefits process. The post holder will also monitor and support the management of the Transformation Programme's capital budget spend across all projects. The successful applicant will be fully CCAB or CIMA qualified, able to work at pace and have excellent Excel skills. A training and induction programme will be offered with access to wider development opportunities.


Now is a great time to join Bedford Borough Council as we pursue an exciting transformation agenda to better meet the needs, and improve the lives of our residents, local businesses and visitors. We take great care to recruit the very best people so that the services we provide to our community are first class. We believe that the best work gets done in an enjoyable environment that values, supports and encourages the development of its employees. In return we expect our employees to work hard and commit to helping us achieve our vision and share our values.


We are happy to offer flexible working opportunities with a hybrid approach between home and office working.

For informal enquires please email Rhiain Bevan on


How to apply

Please upload a current CV and a document detailing how you meet the selection criteria for the role.  The selection criteria can be found in the job profile below.  Optional CV and selection criteria templates are provided below.  If you do not upload both documents the panel may be unable to score your application.


Please note:

The Council will not normally re-employ ex-employees in receipt of:

·         a severance payment (within 12 months of leaving)

·         a local government pension

unless the appointment in business critical

For further information, please email



Additional Vacancy Information

Allowance (pro rata for part time roles)


Work Pattern

Full time, 37 hours, working Monday - Friday

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Vacancy Location


Bedfordshire, Bedford Borough Council Recruitment, Bedford


Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford

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Job Profile

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CV Template

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Selection Criteria Template

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