Project Accountant

35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP45000/annum
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Accountant required for our client, a FTSE 350 engineering / manufacturing business based on the South Coast.

This is a hugely exciting opportunity for a CIMA / ACCA Part Qualified Accountant with previous project accounting experience, who is looking for a new challenge, where they would have significant progression as well as exposure to high value projects.

Candidates with previous engineering / manufacturing experience would be highly advantageous, however those with experience of working in a high value, low volume business will also be considered.

Key skills:

* Minimum part Qualified ACA, CIMA, ACCA
* Clear understanding and demonstrable experience of long-term project accounting.
* Manufacturing / engineering experience would be preferred
* Confidence and communications skills to work effectively at all levels of the organisation
* Executive presence to operate and influence at a senior level - this individual will work as a Finance Business Partner and advisor to high value programs.

Role will include:

* Performing all related month end routines with in the Dorset Finance function and ad hoc tasks across the business
* Weekly reporting of key programme and Business Stream metrics to business (Orders, Sales, Margin, Spend)
* Preparation of monthly results to Gross Profit for relevant Programmes
* Ownership of key balance sheet elements, Inventory / debtors
* Monthly reviews of programme contract performance - historic and forecast
* Monthly Reporting for business stream
* Drive forecast/ budget and 5 year plan process within Business Stream
* Ad Hoc tasks as requested by Head of Financial Operations

For more information, please contact Amel Steel on (Apply online only) or email

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