Project Accountant

Recruiter
Goldhawk Associates
Location
Kent
Salary
£35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
My client, a growing Mid-Kent based organisation, is currently recruiting for an Interim Project Accountant to join them on a 6-9-month contract basis. This role takes responsibility for delivering on several key finance projects whilst providing day to day project leadership to the finance team, keeping all stakeholders up to date.

Additional responsibilities will include:
• Providing project guidance for key strategic projects within the business, specifically looking at Finance processes then the effective accounting treatment and impact.
• Owning financial administration of high volume transactional transformation activities.
• Leading in project activity - including planning, coordination and a structured approach heavily driven by Lean principles.
• To ensure SOX compliance across the Finance departments during project scoping and project delivery.
• To lead on any other additional projects as defined by the Financial Controller.
• Travel to other locations is a necessity (can be up to 4 days per week)

The ideal candidate must demonstrate a proactive approach and have proven experience in a fast paced environment. Furthermore, involvement with change and transformational management is essential, with the ability to solve complex reconciliation errors alongside good GDPR knowledge. You will ideally be available on short notice.
Unfortunately, due to the high number of applications currently being received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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