Project Accountant - 12 month FTC

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Accountant - Blue Chip Manufacturing organisation - 12 month FTC

Your new company
Your new company is an acquisitive PLC which was formerly listed as a FTSE 250 company. They employ over 4000 staff throughout the UK and are valued at over £0.5 billion.

Your new role
Your new role will report to the group project accountant and will also include stakeholder engagement with several other high profile members of the senior leadership team.


  • Providing support to the locally based accounts assistant, purchase ledger manager and credit control manager
  • Preparation of management accounts, which involves a site visit plus closing down the period
  • Reviewing controls and process in order to make improvements where necessary
  • Providing commercial support to the managing director and senior managers of the business
  • Preparing cash flow forecasts
  • Liaising with the auditors for the annual audit
  • Ensuring that supplier and HMRC payments are made on time
  • Developing the financial information pack which is distributed each period
  • Assisting with budget preparation

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this challenging role, you will be a fully qualified accountant. Ideally you will have experience working within the manufacturing industry in a similar role. You will be comfortable with the full ownership of the finance function of one of the groups subsidiaries.

What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a salary of £35,000 - £40,000. You will also receive a competitive pension and holiday allowance, free on site parking across all sites and a subsidised canteen.

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