Project Accountant

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Project Accountant

Role Purpose Reporting to the Finance Manager, provide financial control of projects/long term contracts within the Sectors/Integrated Project Teams (IPTs) within the Line of Business (LoB). Work closely with other functions of the business, mainly project management, planning, commercial and procurement.

Job Description

Project Accountant

Role Purpose

Reporting to the Finance Manager, provide financial control of projects/long term contracts within the Sectors/Integrated Project Teams (IPTs) within the Line of Business (LoB).

Work closely with other functions of the business, mainly project management, planning, commercial and procurement.

Key Responsibility Areas
" Recording actuals and forecasting
" Month end procedures - reconciliation, variance analysis and commentary
" Invoicing and trading plans
" Debtor management
" Working capital management
" Budget preparation, including preparation of the 5 year business plan
" Overhead reporting, including analysis of recoveries and utilisation
" Foreign currency management
" Cost Certificate preparation
" Contract Status Report (CSR) input
" Journaling and other transactional processing
" Compliance with internal policies and procedures

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

Qualifications
" CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified or currently studying - desirable

Knowledge/Experience
" Project accounting/long term contracts - desirable
" Aerospace/Defence background - desirable
" SAP - desirable
" Management reporting - desirable
" Data analysis and interpretation - essential

Technical Skills
" Excel, intermediate level - essential
" Good interpersonal and communication skills (with non-financial people) - essential
" Ability to multi-task and manage competing demands - desirable
" Require minimal supervision - desirable
" Ability to work under pressure - desirable
" Attention to detail- essential

Intrinsic Job Factors
" Office based using display screen equipment
" Travel (UK) with possible overnight stays
" Working to deadlines
" On time delivery
" Accuracy of data and reports

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