Senior Project Accountant

Sopra Steria Recruitment
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Project Accountant

  • 18 month FTC
  • Up to £45k + Benefits
  • Glasgow

Sopra Steria are working with a renowned and reputable organisation who are looking to hire a Senior Project Accountant to be based in the heart of Glasgow on an 18 month fixed-term contract.

The finance function is integral to our client’s success and future plans. As a Senior Project Accountant, you’ll be reporting into the Finance Lead and responsible for all elements of project accounting within the organisation.

You’ll provide specialist advice and support across the company, promoting strong financial discipline across all projects and governance in the management of change.

You will lead, manage and develop the project accounting function. You will be integral in developing and maintaining project accounting procedures to deliver integrity of costs, income, forecasts and budgets. This will include completing all technical accounting tasks in line with current standards and rules.

You’ll also facilitate the delivery of corporate governance processes within projects and monitor compliance.

As the preferred candidate, you’ll ideally have experience in the following…

  • Full membership (or equivalent) of a relevant professional body
  • Strong experience of establishing and developing project accounting approaches
  • Experience and a track record of delivering major change to financial approaches and systems
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Ability to deliver fit for purpose financial reporting
  • Experience of Oracle based systems is very advantageous but not essential

In return, you will receive a very competitive salary and benefits package. You’ll be part of an excellent team and positive working environment. This is also a fantastic name to have on your CV!

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