Project Accountant

Recruiter
Chase and Holland
Location
London
Salary
£50000 - £60000/annum
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Following two recent acquisitions, our global client has an exceptional opportunity for a Project Systems Accountant for a 12 months interim period. Reporting directly into the CFO, the role holder will project manage a major systems integration and implementation across UK sites in North Notts, London and Bristol which will involve selecting suitable accounting software (likely to be Navision) and integrating 3 separate company systems into one.The role will involve some UK travel to support the various stakeholders involved but could be based either out of North Nottingham office or an East London office.Key Responsibilities will include:· Acting as Finance Lead for the implementation project· Responsible for gathering requirements for suitable accounting software· Assisting with the building and delivering of a training program in order to ensure all users of the system have resources· Ensure all finance reporting is delivered· Attend and comply with relevant corporate trainingWe are looking for a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA or ACA) with previous software implementation experience of a ERP system who has strong excel skills (working with large amounts of data) and has previous project management experience as a lead. The business has an ambitious growth plan with further additions to the team envisaged so for the right person this could lead to a potential permanent role within the wider business.Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces