Project Accountant

£25,000 per annum
08 Sep 2017
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for a ProjectAccountant to join our Finance Department on a 9-12 month fixed term contract. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in a large organisation. Working in an agile environment, you will be based in our Worcester office.

Working in a small team of Accountants and Project Accountants, you will monitor and control spend against orders to facilitate the calculation and subsequent posting of any accruals, prepayments and recharges necessary for accurate and timely recognition of costs.

Liaising with Project Managers and PSO’s in the business, you will produce monthly reports showing actual costs, forecast position and variances at portfolio level as well as consolidated versions that present the overall company position for all live project orders. These will need to be in a suitable format that allows both internal recipients and customers to make informed decisions about the future course of action.

Skills and experience

To be successful, you must have the following:

  • Part Qualified CIMA/ ACCA studying.
  • Experience dealing with large volumes of data
  • Strong communication and networking skills; comfortable communicating at all levels of the business.
  • Knowledge and skills in Accounting for projects.
  • Strong analytical skills with a keen eye for detail.
  • Knowledge and awareness of SAP or other large ERP systems is preferred
  • Strong Excel and Word knowledge
  • Familiarity of IT projects and intercompany accounting.

Why work for us

As well as a competitive salary and impressive benefits package you’ll also get the opportunity to really shape the future of our business. Along the way we’ll give you all the support you need to develop your skill set and achieve your long term ambitions.

With a salary up to £30,000, you will also be entitled to a bonus opportunity of up to 5%, 25 days annual leave and company pension scheme.

Please apply online by selecting the 'Apply' button and uploading your CV directly. Applications will only be accepted via the 'Apply’ button.

Company Overview

innogy SE is an established European energy company. With its three business segments Grid & Infrastructure, Retail and Renewables, it addresses the requirements of a modern, decarbonised, decentralised and digital energy world. The focus of innogy’s activities is on offering existing and potential customers innovative and sustainable products and services which enable them to use energy more efficiently and improve their quality of life. The key markets are Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and Belgium as well as several countries in Central Eastern and South Eastern Europe, especially the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. In renewable power generation, the company is also active in other regions, e.g. Spain and Italy. The subsidiary of RWE AG started operations on 1 April 2016. The innogy brand name is a symbiosis of the terms innovation, energy and technology.

Based on the combined financial statements for 2015, the company achieved a revenue of around €46 billion and an EBITDA of €4.5 billion. The company is expected to employ around 40,000 out of a total of around 60,000 employees of the RWE Group once the restructuring process has been completed.