Project Finance Lead

Michael Page
Merseyside, England, Liverpool
GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum
25 May 2022
08 Jun 2022
JN -052022-5624627
Sophie Herring
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Full Time

This role will be vital in supporting the growth of the business, involved in project accounting, financial modelling, analysis and business partnering. The role will have no involvement in the month end process but will be a fully dedicated resource to help on projects. This is a senior role within the finance team with a lot of exposure to the wider business including the directors.

Client Details

My client are a fast paced PE backed legal business based in Merseyside.


  • Build and maintain financial models in Excel, including a full P&L, B/S and cashflow
  • Provide analysis and reporting on the financial viability of projects, providing detailed commentary and recommendations
  • Work closely with directors to support key business decisions
  • Co-ordinate project budgets where required, ensuring all costs and benefits are captured
  • Provide technical advice and guidance on project financial management to non-finance managers
  • Ensure all reporting deadlines are met, providing adequate detail ahead of time
  • Analyse large data sets
  • Support the development of others in the Finance team


  • Fully qualified, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent
  • Project Accounting experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Ability to build relationships across all levels of the business, with the ability to work with both Financial and Non-Financial teams
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility to respond to changing and emergent priorities

Job Offer

  • Competitive salary of up to £60,000
  • Bonus scheme
  • 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, with the option to buy an additional 3 days
  • Loads of flexibility to WFH/WFO- around 1/2 days per week in the office
  • 35 hour working week and flexible working hours
  • Access to their benefit platform
  • 5% pension contribution with no upper earning limit