Project Accountant

Recruiter
Experis LTD
Location
Oakengates
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
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