Project Accountant

London Temporary £60,000 - £70,000
  • An opportunity to work as a Project Accountant
  • Based in London

About Our Client

My client are a pivotal arms length body of Government

Job Description

Job description

My client are currently recruiting a project accountant post in London.

Responsibilities

* Acting as key liaison point between Finance and the business, building in depth understanding of different business areas and performance and delivery priorities.

* Providing analysis to support decision making and using bench marking to highlight opportunities and add value.

* Supporting business areas with financial analysis to prepare for Spending Reviews, risk management and business planning processes.

* Leading on financial reporting, including analysing financial information and preparing summary reporting, ensuring that the leaders of the organisation are able to make decisions based on accurate financial information.

* Assessing accounting implications and providing accounting advice in accordance with international financial reporting standards and central government accounting rules.

* Building financial awareness and capability of non-finance staff within the business.

The Successful Applicant

Experience:

  • Strong Excel and data analysis skills combined with a clear understanding of how this should be applied for the benefit of the organisation.
  • Well-developed communication, presentation and relationship management skills
  • A high level of competence in budget management, planning, forecasting and risk identification combined with excellent problem solving skills.
  • Excellent technical accounting skills across a wide range of financial disciplines and a proven ability to apply them effectively.
  • Credibility with senior colleagues and stakeholders and the ability to influence decision-making.



What's on Offer

Benefits

  • An environment with flexible working options.
  • A culture encouraging inclusion and diversity.
  • £60,000-£70,000
Contact
Kate Cameron
Quote job ref
JN-102021-3608857
Phone number
+44 207 269 2401

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Subsector
Management Accountant
Industry
Public Sector
Location
London
Contract type
Temporary
Consultant name
Kate Cameron
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2401
Job reference
JN-102021-3608857