Temporary Project Accountant

Michael Page Finance
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
08 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a great opportunity for an accountant to help set up a subsidiary company for a property maintenance organisation in Cardiff.

Client Details

My client is a property maintenance organisation based in Cardiff who are in the process of setting up a subsidiary business.


Are you a qualified Accountant looking for a really hands on 9 month contract?

I have been engaged exclusively with a Property Maintenance business based in Cardiff who are currently in the process of setting up a subsidiary.

As the Project Accountant, you will;

  • Design an appropriate general ledger chart of accounts and facilitate the production of monthly management accounts with a meaningful variance analysis to coincide with the Group timetable.
  • Prepare meaningful analysis for job costing for Operations director highlighting any variances to first full year budget
  • Be a key team member in the implementation of the new IT system designed for scheduling, job costing, planning and invoice matching ensuring the best process for finance
  • Co-ordinate and manage internal and external reporting to ensure consistency, accuracy and timeliness of financial reporting to achieve regulatory and business outcomes
  • Work in conjunction with the Finance Manager with the preparation of inter-company reconciliations and VAT returns
  • Implement and manage robust financial controls to ensure integrity of all financial systems, processes and outputs


Ideally you will be a qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA) or a QBE with significant skills gained in the areas fore mentioned.

You will have excellent management Accounting and management reporting skills gained ideally in a group environment

You will have excellent financial reporting skills and be able to implement VAT schemes into a business

Experience of change management and system implementation

Excellent stakeholder engagement skills

Excellent systems skills including excel.

Job Offer

Salary of c£34,000

9 month contract

Potential for an hourly rate contract in the region of £21 - £24 per hour

Free on site parking

raft of other benefits

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80235934

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