Project Accountant

England, West Sussex, Horsham
£38000 - £45000 per annum
05 Jul 2018
04 Aug 2018
Lee Kjos
Job Role
Contract Type

This newly created Project Accountant will take the Project finance lead for a leading and local Engineering and Manufacturing business

Client Details

A leader in its field, this business is established and growing.

  • Providing finance support to Project Managers, establishing robust cost control and reporting
  • Work with PMs to analyse project profitability
  • Develop and maintain accounting procedures to deliver integrity of costs, forecasts and budgets
  • Complete all technical accounting tasks in line with current standards and rules, including processing and validation of accruals, payment processing and project closure
  • Maintain budgetary control over the projects by reporting variances, utilisation as well as risks and opportunities to the business managers in an appropriate format and in a timely manner
  • Review and validate period cost, progress and KPI reports
  • Monitor compliance with corporate governance processes within project
  • Complete financial analysis of suppliers

  • Qualified Accountant / QBE
  • Previous experience within a Project Accounting role is essential
  • Experience of setting up new procedures and reports within a technical accounting function
  • Good communication skills at all levels are required
  • Strong IT skills, Excel etc are essential

Job Offer

£Competitive salary

26 days Annual holiday (Plus Bank Holidays)

Contributory Pension

Income Protection

Childcare Vouchers and a High-Street Discounts Scheme.