Project Accountant

Business Growth Hub
£24000 - £37000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Accountant 

This is a momentous time for Greater Manchester, as it seeks to capitalise on its current trajectory, including the opportunities presented by the latest updates to the GM Economic Strategy and its ground-breaking devolution agreement with Government. 

The Business Growth Hub is at the heart of Greater Manchester's strategy for determining and delivering business growth services which improve productivity and create jobs, as well as supporting businesses across the Northwest of England. They are part of the Manchester Growth Company and they work with ambitious businesses that want to grow their bottom line, boost their profile, and create new business growth. Their key aim is to help people think differently about their business and explore different ways of developing their company. 

The Business Growth Hub is expanding its existing offer to businesses with the development of enhanced and exciting new services and needs individuals with the passion and capability to help them achieve their goals. 

Position: Project Accountant 
Location: Manchester 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £24k - £37k per annum 

About the role: 

They are looking to appoint a suitably talented individual into their Contracts Team in the role of Project Accountant to manage the financial and data management systems and processes for a range of contracts. 


- Developing and maintaining financial data management systems and modelling tools 
- Manipulating a wide range of financial data to support project activity 
- Working closely with the finance team to ensure management accounts accurately reflect project activity and are regularly reconciled 
- Providing timely information to the project delivery and management teams to enable existing projects to be effectively managed and new projects to be secured 
- Maintaining and developing performance monitoring tools 
- Managing risk and maximising opportunities through effective cost recovery 

About you: 

- Qualified accountant or working towards this 
- Advanced Microsoft Excel skills 
- Experience of modelling complex financial data 
- Comfortable articulating complex data relationships to a range of stakeholders at all level 
- Experience of generating management accounts to at least the extended trial balance stage 

Please note: All applications will need to be received via the online application form. Unfortunately, CVs and LinkedIn profiles will not be accepted. 

You may have experience of the following: Qualified Accountant, Business Performance, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, Accountancy, Accounting, Risk Management, Accountant, Reporting, Analysis, Governance, Financial Accountant, Financial Management, Finance Manager, etc. 

Please see the Role Profile for more detail about the role 

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