Project Accountant

Job Title: Project Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Up to £40000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3610462_1559910086
Contact Name: Andrew Piercy
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 07, 2019 13:21

Job Description

My client a growing engineering business based on the outskirts of Cheltenham are looking to take on an experience Accountant to join their team.

The Role:

As Project Accountant you would be responsible for Project/ Engineering accounting supporting site finance teams and coordinating statutory audit.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Complete site-specific Project/Engineering accounting requirements and tasks monthly and quarterly.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable accounting policies, local regulations and US GAAP.
  • Prepare balance sheet commentary and reconciliations quarterly.
  • Support site finance teams in understanding their risks and opportunities as they relate to the Project/ Engineering.
  • Coordinate statutory audit across all UK sites and consolidate audit requests and responses to auditors.

Qualification/ Requirements:

  • Fully qualified professional accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Experience working in manufacturing, costing or project accounting environment.
  • Self-starter who can work off their own initiative.
  • Available to start within 1 month's notice

Desired Characteristics:

  • User of Oracle with experience of system implementation and upgrade projects.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills.

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