Project Accountant

Cheltenham Permanent £50,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Exciting business going through transformation and change
  • Excellent career progression opportunities

About Our Client

My client are a leading industrial business based in Cheltenham.

Job Description

  • Preparing monthly management accounts, including journal entries, accruals/prepayments, headcount and staff cost analysis, and capex reporting.
  • Adapting project accounting structures to align with project evolution and complexity.
  • Presenting project financial results and projections to senior leadership and steering committee.
  • Preparing forecast financial data for opex and capex.
  • Analysing actual vs. forecast data and discussing it with project cost center owners.
  • Maintaining a rolling project cost file for actual and forecast costs.
  • Collaborating with Group Finance to ensure correct cost categorisation (capex vs. opex).
  • Supporting purchase orders, goods receipting, and invoice queries.
  • Preparing balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assisting with internal and external audit queries.
  • Maintaining financial control and reconciliation for project capital spending.

The Successful Applicant

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Have high attention to detail, deliver to deadlines and remain calm under pressure.
  • Able to manage multiple stakeholders and are comfortable prioritising workloads.
  • Excellent collaborator and can communicate with both finance and non-finance colleagues.
  • Comfortable presenting and taking questions from and to senior stakeholders

What's on Offer

  • Salary up to £55,000 (DOE)
  • Excellent Career progression
  • Car Allowance
  • 27 days holiday
  • Hybrid ( 2 days in office)
  • Free on-site parking
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