Project accountant

Location
England, Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
Salary
£225 - £250 per day
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
29 Aug 2017
Ref
13775350/001
Contact
Neil Mantle
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Not qualified, Qualified

This is an exceptional opportunity to hone your project control and business partnering skills in a fast paced, global organisation

Client Details

Major Technology driven business based in Nottingham currently undergoing an organisational transformation

Description


The successful candidate with be require to embed strong financial governance, deliver accurate and insightful cost reporting, and to provide strong commercial challenge to enable successful delivery of a business critical project

  • Ensure programme costs are accurately reported, and the impact of over/ under spends versus latest forecast and budget are understood
  • Provide commercial challenge and insight into each stream of the programme, identify risks and opportunities, helping to identify which areas require management attention
  • Develop a robust and fully costed business case for the Project Implementation Plan, with trackable milestones
  • Attend and be a key contributor to the programme management meetings
  • Produce the financial reporting slides for the Executive, Finance and Programme Steering Meetings (or equivalent)
  • Account for and produce the regular on-going cost reporting as well as review, commercially challenge and report the Programme forecasts
  • Support financial accounting requirements - e.g. redundancy, impairment reviews
  • Work with the PMO to improve reporting, control (and insight)
  • Work with the programme team to implement improvements
  • Facilitate and drive performance management processes



Profile

Qualified or QBE accountant with a demonstrable track record of project control in a change environment. You will have excellent stakeholder management skills and the ability to hit the ground running.

Job Offer

£225-£250p/d