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Project Accountant

Job Title: Project Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Market leading benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 14087981/001_1583852284
Contact Name: Thomas Bevan
Contact Email: thomasbevan@michaelpage.com
Job Published: March 10, 2020 14:58

Job Description

My client is looking for a commercially minded project accountant who is able to provide financial and operational support across all areas of the business. The role will be varied in nature and offers fantastic opportunities to discuss the ad-hoc projects with different senior managers throughout the business.

The successful candidate will be joining a forward thinking dynamic team that continues to develop and add real value.

Client Details

Fantastic employee benefits.

Modern exciting business culture.

Clear career progression path ways.

FTSE 100 Business.

Description

Involvement in cost management processes and initiatives while challenging cost variances across the organisation.

Significant involvement in cost control processes, including assisting IT and Business change teams to develop business cases for IT / Operational business change programmes.

Develop a good understanding of the activities of the business and a strong working relationship with managers across the entire business, in order to be able to provide financial, numerical and procedural analysis for a variety of departments.

Pro-active monitoring of performance vs budget / re-forecasts and summarising variances for senior management through meetings with heads of departments across the business.

Providing general support and completing ad-hoc analysis as required by Finance managers and HoD's across the business.

Profile

Qualified accountant - ACA/ACCA/CIMA - ideally with 3 years PQE

Strong academic background and analytical skills

Experience of preparing investment business cases and cost management processes - beneficial

Commercial exposure experience is also vital

Job Offer

Fantastic company benefits

Competitive salary

Flexible working hours wherever possible

Great company culture