Project Accountant - Contract

Pro-Finance Recruitment Group
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Accountant - Contract: up to circa. £40,000 - London

For a international policy and research NGO based in London, we are recruiting for an immediately available Project Accountant to support Programme Officers with data integrity, reconciliations and management reporting systems via robust financial support. Reporting to the Project Accounting Manager, this role will be responsible for projects within assigned programmes - supporting multiple programme, project management and donor stakeholders.

Main Duties:

  • Project Management Support; Work with Programme and Project Managers to ensure financial information is robust
  • Review Project Budgets, ensuring donor requirements are met
  • Be primary point of contact for financial support to stakeholders
  • Ensure correct set-up of Projects on CRM
  • Project Accounting; Maintain set of key project accounting reports for stakeholders
  • Responsible for external financial project reports
  • Manage and support all project information for year-end project audit
  • Monthly and quarterly preparation of project journals, forecasting reports

Person Specification:

  • Part or fully qualified accountant
  • Substantial experience of NGO or Charity Project Accounting
  • Experience of budgets, variance analysis and VAT
  • Ideally experience of Sage and CRM / Time / Expense recording systems
  • Experience of research grant or project funding
  • Knowledge of DFID, EU and other funding agency and reporting requirements
  • Experience of working with international partners or clients in an international environment

Please Note:

Ideally we are looking for someone to start this post week commencing 20th March 2017

The Pro-Recruitment Group consists of 4 distinct brands: Pro-Tax, Pro-Legal, Pro-Finance and Pro-Education: