Role details

Project Accounant

Cambridge   •   £40,000 - £45,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Working with management teams offering operational and strategic input
  • To drive business performance and sharehholder value

About Our Client

Global Technology Business

Job Description

Global technology business with ambitious growth targets are looking for a project accountant to build on successful programmes they have already established in Europe and the United States.

  • Project Accountant for major programmes delivered from US facilities
  • Provide support to the Group Financial Controller on Group Consolidation and US Tax
  • Proactively input to senior management teams both operationally and strategically to drive business performance and shareholder value
  • set up financial structure and track performance against budget (P&L, BS & CF)
  • set up financial structure for new manufacturing facility in US and track costs v's budget assumptions
  • ensure financial controls are in place for new manufacturing facility
  • monitor band maintain standard costs
  • preparation of monthly and annual accounts
  • preparation of budgets and rolling forecasts
  • financial analysis and ad hoc reports to support decision making process
  • Support for annual audit
  • Provide timely reporting to key stakeholders (Including variance analysis and re-forecasting)
  • Prepare month end pack
  • product costing and gross margins
  • support to external tax team
  • manage and develop financial processes relevant to the programme in line with Group Financial reporting procedures
  • monitor and report KPI for the programmes
  • Support commercial team in tendering activities
  • Provide support to the group finance team where needed.

The Successful Applicant

  • Knowledge of IFRS
  • US GAAP knowledge is of advantage
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Proactive and positive by nature
  • Robust when challenged
  • Demonstrable track record of driving change into a business at an operational and strategic level
  • Strong communication skills both with Financial and non-financial people
  • Attention to detail

What's on Offer

£40,000 - £45,000 for 12 month contract

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