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Project Accountant

Job Title: Project Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Industry:
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3501762_1616165424
Contact Name: Tony Lucas
Contact Email: daxtra.uk@hays.com
Job Published: March 19, 2021 14:50

Job Description

An interim Project Accountant role for a leading Retail business in Manchester for 6 months.

Your new company
A market leading and growing retail business, with a national presence and a reputation for quality.

Your new role
Reporting to the Head of Finance the role will focus on the development of more meaningful reporting around the £60m per year marketing spend. This will include: Reviewing and simplifying existing financial processes whilst improving financial control and reporting. Creating, documenting and rolling out improved processes that support reliable, accurate, timely and efficient reporting of marketing activity. Engaging with relevant stakeholders to understand current process issues and address these issues, as part of process improvement. Ensuring consistency is adopted across all marketing spend reporting. Developing an efficient and timely period end process and close.


What you'll need to succeed
You will be a fully qualified accountant, with experience in large and fast moving businesses, ideally retail or FMCG. You will have previous experience of developing efficient reporting processes and enjoy working with budget holders to deliver quality Management Information. You will be highly IT literate, with previous exposure to large ERP systems and advanced Excel skills.

What you'll get in return
A varied and interesting project, for a high profile business at a generous market rate. The role is expected to last 6 months, but could extend. Flexible working options available.



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