Project Accountant

  • Location

    Irvine, North Ayrshire

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Project Accountant Job Glasgow offering £38,000 - £45,000 per annum

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are Partnered with a thriving Digital business in Glasgow to recruit a Project Accountant. Our client are innovative leaders across the technology market with a first class reputation and recognition delivered through various prestigious awards. Through what has been a high growth phase for our client, there has been significant expansion company wide and the latest appointment is for a Project Accountant on a permanent basis.

The Project Accountant will join the business at a critical growth journey and following a significant acquisition for the brands portfolio. The Project Accountant will join a first class employer with a forward thinking approach within a salary range of £38,000 - £45,000. This role would suit an experienced accountant with considerable Project Accounting experience gained to date.

Your new role
Reporting to the Financial Controller you will be part of an established Finance team of 6 people. You will be responsible for a variety of projects ranging in size and complexity. You will work with a variety of Project Managers, focusing on revenue reporting, project tracking, expenditure reporting and analysis. This role will perform financial planning and analysis responsibilities and challenge stakeholders on project budgets and timelines.

This role will be pivotal to the successful performance of the business. You will act as the primary interface between finance and project managers, providing stakeholders with accurate and timely project finance data, analysis, challenge and support. The Project accountant will produce month end project financials, monthly revenue by project including posting on finance system and supporting operational processes.

This is a newly created role following the continued growth of the business.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have exceptional analytical capability and be an expert user of finance systems. You will be great at building relationships and have strong communication skills and an ability to clearly articulate a message to a range of stakeholders. You must be curious, driven and action orientated with excellent organisational and time management skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines and handle changing workload priorities.

Technically you will be a Qualified accountant with strong commercial accounting experience. You will have an ambitious approach with a desire to build relationships and make an impact across the project life-cycle.

What you'll get in return
Our client have a great approach to ongoing learning and development in addition to suite of benefits from generous holiday entitlement, healthcare, flexible/remote working and competitive salary package of £38,000 - £45,000. This role is an exciting opportunity for an experienced accountant who enjoys a fast paced working environment that goes beyond just the reporting of the numbers. This is a business focused role offering a great standard of living and positive working environment.

What you need to do now
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