Project Accountant - Med Comms

Recruiter
Baseline Recruit
Location
Cheshire
Salary
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
24 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is an established innovative full-service medical communications agency with offices in both the UK and overseas. Due to a period of unprecedented growth there is a requirement for an experienced 'Project Accountant' to join the growing finance team. This is an exciting opportunity to play a key part in shaping the process as they look to implement the new Project Accounting system and function

The Remit:

The Project Accountant will support the client services teams within the business to carry out the following core duties:

  • Monitor the progress of projects.
  • Investigate variances to budget
  • Ensure that billings are issued to customers in a timely and accurate manner
  • Lead the month end revenue recognition and forecasting process
  • Report on the performance of each agency in the group, providing insight into project, account and agency profitability
  • Ensure month end deadlines are met for financial and project accounting
  • Support commercial decision making across the group

There is also the opportunity to assume further responsibility within the finance function depending on experience and aspirations.

The Person

The successful candidate will be:

  • A fully qualified accountant or part qualified (ACMA, ACCA, ACA)
  • Med Comms experience would be advantageous
  • Technically strong with good excel skills
  • A confident and clear communicator, used to working with non-finance colleagues
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated with good analytical and communication skills

Benefits

Generous base salary and benefits package including bonus, pension, private healthcare, employee assistance programme

Excellent Prospects