Assistant Capital Accountant - Part Qualified

31 July 20232023-07-31
Sheffield, South Yorkshire & Sheffield City Region
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Sheffield Teaching Hospitals has one of the largest finance functions in South Yorkshire and offers one of the most comprehensive lists of features and benefits to attract new candidates.

This list includes:

  • Long-term career opportunities.
  • Training & development through professional qualifications and internally.
  • A work/life balance that includes flexible working and 27 days of holidays plus bank holidays (rising to 29 after 5 years and 33 after 10).
  • A pay & benefits package that is second to none in the region – winning the “Employee Benefits Awards” in 2021.

In addition to these benefits, the 180 staff in the finance team are all motivated by the highest sense of job fulfilment and pride in working for the NHS. Everyone is part of something special, working for an employer that has created an inclusive, collaborative, and supportive culture.

They have an immediate requirement for a number of Assistant Capital Accountants to join the team.

  • To support the Capital Accountant in preparing and reconciling financial management information on the Trust’s capital programme to allow timely and accurate monitoring of expenditure, income and cash flow. To develop and lead the process of ensuring the correct split of expenditure between capital and revenue is applied.
  • To prepare information regarding capital purchases and disposals and support the processes underpinning the operation and maintenance of the Trust’s Asset Register. To support the annual asset verification reviews of the Trust Asset Register, in conjunction with other directorates to ensure its accuracy.
  • To produce and reconcile information from the Asset Register to assist in the production of financial returns and accounting statements.

The person:

  • NHS experience is desirable.
  • Good interpersonal skills are required. 
  • Good Excel skills are essential (e.g., v-lookups, pivots, filtering).


Pratap Partnership recruit exclusively for the finance department of STH

Please contact Karen Caswell on to request a copy of the candidate brochure for careers with STH Finance and the full job description.

We would always welcome the opportunity to talk to candidates before they commit to sending in their CV and applying. However, please do apply with your CV if you are already committed to applying