Project Accountant

The One Group
02 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Royston, Hertfordshire- A leading business in Royston is looking for a competent Project Accountant to join their team in a newly created role due to a number of exciting projects for the coming year.

Working closely with the Financial Controller and supporting a number of Project Managers you will be joining a business that promotes internal development and a challenging yet rewarding workload. The business are currently going through a series of projects and looking to continue this trend into the next year allowing scope for a competent and confident project accountant to help them through this period of growth.

The role will involve supporting experienced project managers in their quest to hitting deadlines within budgets and timescales. Duties will include regularly forecasting and budgeting information to be delivered to relevant project teams, you will challenge, assess overall cost and control of projects alongside KPI reporting with statutory and monthly analysis for management reports. The role will require someone with prior experience and knowledge of WIP and a confident individual who can create strong working relationships within finance and project teams to enable a suitable outcome.

The successful applicant will ideally hold an accounting qualification with prior experience of project accounting. You will need to be able to work autonomously while understanding the individual requirements for each project. You will have a keen eye for detail, have the ability to explain financial information to non-finance and overcome objections regularly. This role would suit an individual who is looking for a varied yet stable position for the next 12-18 months before a view to moving internally within the wider business.

Salary £30,000- £37,000 p.a

THE ONE GROUP is Cambridgeshire's largest independent specialist recruitment business. With offices in Cambridge, Peterborough and Northampton, our recruitment divisions include, Accountancy, Executive, HR, IT, Office and Sales & Marketing.

Our recruitment experts provide specialist consultancy staffing services to some of the leading household brands across the East of England and we pride ourselves in adding value to the recruitment experience.

The foundation of our success comes from our high level of customer service, expert knowledge of the local marketplace and our understanding of the significant value people can add to the workplace. This is recruitment as it should be.

For more information call the Cambridge office of THE ONE GROUP on or visit our website at