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Divisional Accountant

Job Reference: 412-CORP-547

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Finance Department
£44,606 to £50,819 pa

Based at the Leighton site, an opportunity has arisen within the Finance Department for an ambitious, dynamic, finance professional, to join a well established team, working in a fast paced, challenging and exciting environment.

The role involves providing expert advice to one of the Trust‘s major Division’s, the management of a small team, and playing a key part in delivering the Finance Departments strategic objectives. There is the opportunity to operate both autonomously and flexibly to meet workload demands, and to work closely with Information and Commissioning colleagues to ensure joined up thinking.

The ideal candidate will have experience in providing expert advice across both clinical and non-clinical areas and would suit a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual with excellent IT skills and the ability to communicate complex financial issues effectively.

The successful candidate will be fully qualified with a CCAB/CIMA accounting body.

Mid Cheshire Finance department is a member of the North West Financial skills development network and are also CPD accredited with AAT, CIMA, ACCA and CIPFA accounting bodies.

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust manages Leighton Hospital in Crewe, Victoria Infirmary in Northwich and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford. We are the Lead Employer for Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership (CCICP) which aims to transform, develop and deliver health care services in the community.

The Trust has been rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following the recent inspection of its services and leadership and Mid Cheshire Hospitals Foundation Trust has been named a Top40 hospital at CHKS Top Hospital Awards 2019.

Our clinical facilities are excellent, as we have invested in state of the art theatres, Critical Care, Emergency Department and our Childrens Wards (to name but a few). We have also invested in our people, ensuring we have the right number of the right people delivering care, fostering a culture of compassion, support and excellence.

Following an NHSI initiative to establish 29 Pathology networks across England the University Hospital of North Midlands is currently working closely with Mid and East Cheshire NHS Trusts to establish a Pathology network across Staffordshire and Cheshire.


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