Project Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Property & Construction

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Jenny Goodge

  • Job ref:

    JG1554_1554476212

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

FTSE 250 outsourcing business based in a prestigious central London office are looking for a Project Accountant to monitor costs and progress on a number of transformation projects. There will be lots of engagement with a number of senior stakeholders so the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate an ability to deal with and influence challenging individuals.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Work alongside the Divisional Finance Director, finance and operations teams to ensure business objectives and strategy are designed and delivered
  • In a fast-paced business with changing demands, and accepting that many requests are of an ad-hoc nature, support the business in responding to these requests so that BAU activity is not impacted
  • Manage a range of concurrent finance projects with varying timelines
  • Drive efficiency through the business by continually reviewing finance processes and making recommendations for change, and once agreed ensuring that changes are implemented
  • Support and drive the operational teams to continually improve and maximise the working capital position of the division


You will be a qualified accountant with a significant number of years PQE. Experienced gained in a complex, matrix structured business doing a similar role is a pre-requisite for this role

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