Project Accountant

Job Title: Project Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Glasgow
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Start Date: 01/03/2021
Reference: JN -022021-2007301_1612976158
Contact Name: Stuart Weekes
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 10, 2021 16:56

Job Description

Our client is looking to recruit a number of Interim Project Accountants on long term contract

Client Details

Our client is a market leader in their field


The role will entail but won't be exclusive to:

- Partnering with internal financial services to agree processes with external funding partners

- Provide input where requested by the Director of Finance to ensure deals are entered into with proper governance, controls, and approvals from impacted business units

- Business partnering with internal tax teams in various geographical locations

- Business partnering with Financial Controllers in each geographical location to improve accuracy and efficiency of financial reporting capability

- Business partnering with sales architect to ensure potential accounting and finance complexities understood with each of the suggested sales structure before any go live date

- Liaising with IT design specialists to ensure system capability for all transactions and reduce the level of manual intervention required.

- Training and mentoring local geography accounting staff in accounting for transactions, including balance sheet reconciliations and monitoring pipeline for potential deals

- Presenting financial results and opportunities to the business


The successful candidate requires as a minimum:

- Professional Accountancy Qualification - ACCA, ICAS, CIMA etc

- Ability to work independently and prioritise workload as part of a geographically dispersed team

- Good project management skills

- Commercial accounting background

- A technical accounting background

- Knowledge of tax would also be an advantage

- Experience of SAP would be beneficial

Job Offer

A long term contract in a very exciting project