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Project Accountant

Project Accountant

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Project Accounting

  • Type:


  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Davidson

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Project Accountant: £55,000 - £65,000 (depending on experience) + benefits, London.

For a global education company, we are recruiting a Project Accounting Business Partner on a permanent basis. Reporting to the Head of FP&A, this role will act as the gatekeeper to the Project Investment and project finance structure and processes. The role will lead on the production of cost forecasts and variances as well as project accounting P&Ls, working capital and project profitability.

Main Duties:

  • Work closely with project teams, challenging where necessary
  • Prepare and review financial data for Project Managers and budget holders to identify project costs
  • Prepare cost forecasts and analyse variances to forecast and between forecast and actual cost
  • Support the project team with investment appraisals, bids, and investment requests
  • Run and prepare flash reporting, P&L's, monthly costs for budget holders
  • Medium term planning for project working capital
  • Provision of regular insightful analysis for decision making including project and product performance reporting
  • Implementation of new processes, systems and reporting techniques

Person Specification:

  • ACCA, ACA or CIMA qualified
  • Advanced MS Excel skills and working knowledge of Sun Systems
  • Strong experience in Project and management accounting
  • Strong Financial Modelling
  • Experience of working in a multi-cultural and multi-site organisation
  • Experience of applying commercial principles to their analysis and recommendations


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