Length: 6-9 months (possibility it will go permanent afterwards)
Pay rate: 150-200 GBP daily
A well-known Manufacturing company is looking for a Senior Project Accountant to undertake a handover from the Tendering and Estimating team of the financial elements of a successful bid, including the baseline value and budget, CBS and baseline Project delivery Report (PDR) and full set up in the SAP system.
Review and analyse project actual and forecast spend to support Work Package Managers (WPM) and the Project Manager (PM) in the financial control and forecasting of their budgets
Coordinate and give information to the finance manager, check accuracy of forecasting, report to the finance manager
Analyse new project forecasts, developing a view on robustness, timing, risk and opportunity
Maintain for each project the P&L, balance sheet, order book and cashflow on behalf of the PM
Ensure all project reports and forecasts are submitted to Central Finance on time, accurate, understood and approved, where necessary.
Review and amend, where necessary, project accruals related to internal and agency staff, materials and major subcontractors
Maintenance of the project and CBS within the SAP Project Ledger.
Project Accountant experience
Advanced Excel skills
Qualified accountant with recent accountancy work experience
Strong communicator with the ability to challenge and influence others