Project Accountant

Experis Finance
£220.00 - £245.00 p day
05 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, an international consultancy business based in Telford, is currently seeking a part-qualified Project Accountant to join their team on a 6 month contract. You should ideally be immediately available or on a maximum of 2 week's notice, and will be required to work via your own limited company or an umbrella company. Key Deliverables · Providing financial support to various projects within the business. · Preparation of monthly actuals and rolling 7 month forecasts, and the interpretation of variances from a financial, commercial and delivery perspective. · Produce and interpret a detailed monthly reporting pack and present the financial position at monthly reviews to senior management. · Understand business risk factors, materiality, revenue recognition principles. Proactive business analysis. · To be actively involved in improving reporting and processes across Finance. · Close liaison with Operations, Programme/Project Managers and Project Analysts, displaying confidence to support and challenge. · To understand a complex client contract and its financial implications on the business. · Close liaison with the Commercial team both in providing support on request and to resolve commercial issues. · Identify and address issues which affect business performance. · Good understanding of balance sheet control. · Produce regular and ad-hoc reports and analysis to support the client's financial obligations and to assist in decision making. Required Background / Experience · Part Qualified Accountant - CIMA/ACCA/ACCA · Previous project accounting experience · Strong analytical skills · Strong commercial acumen · Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal · Experience of Oracle, Business Objects and Strong Excel Skills
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