Project Accountant (ACCA/CIMA Studier)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £46000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + 25 days hols + study support

  • Contact:

    Fiona Price

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Consultant:

    Fiona Price

Project Accountant - ACCA/CIMA studier

Based in London - Hybrid working (2 days in the office)

I'm currently seeking experienced Project Accountants to join my US-owned, multi-national client, to report directly to the UK Finance Manager. You are very likely to be studying CIMA or ACCA, and be able to offer recent Project Accounting experience, combined with recent Commercial experience. My client is a high profile, reputable client who seek talented Project Accountants for their finance team.

The successful Project Accountant will support the wider finance and commercial teams with a variety of duties, including:

Working closely with the Financial Controller, and the Project Managers, working within the close-knit finance team of 4
- Assist with a backlog of various Project Tasks

- Assist with Cost and Revenue Analysis

- Providing weekly updates of the Project Finance reports

- Assisting the FC in timely closure of month-end and production of final accounts

- Managing all emails, and calls from supplier and colleagues as and when required

- Liaising with both UK and US Finance teams to ensure backlogs are completed efficiently

- Ensuring all invoices are issued on time and accurately

Ideal profile as the Project Accountant:

- Be an active studier of ACCA/CIMA (or equivalent) - or a CIMA/ACCA Finalist

- Previous project accounting exposure is essential

- Previous experience of working on SAP or Oracle (or similar) would be highly desirable

- Be confident with financial principles and with the ability to check for completeness and accuracy of information presented

- Highly organised and able to manage conflicting processes

- Flexible individual and team player with willingness to adapt to changing environments

- Self-motivated, articulate and pro-active

This is a superb Project Accountant position, working for an International market-leading business who take immense pride in working with their clients each day. You will be able to commute into London twice per week and be very commercially driven, keen to add value and be pro-active, with superb communication skills. Please do get in touch for further information.

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