ERDF Project Manager

Recruiter
Heavens Recruitment Ltd
Location
Redruth, Cornwall
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
20 May 2017
Closes
19 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Overview

We are now recruiting for two Project Accountants with responsibility for managing the day-to-day finance needs of the projects; one to provide support to the Financial Controller and established team of C4G and CBS and the other for the newly established FRP. In these pivotal project roles, you will be responsible for implementing and monitoring rigorous financial systems to support the compliant execution of the contracts including grant administration, match evidence, project KPI reports and preparation of monthly and quarterly ERDF claims.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

As day-to-day finance lead on the project(s), you will work closely with the Operations and Programme Managers in Cornwall. Reporting to the OIS Financial Controller, based in Oxford, your key responsibilities will include:

Preparation and submission of ERDF claims to the relevant funding bodies
Manage cash-flows for the project, providing regular updates
Production of monthly management accounts, variance analysis and commentaries
Preparation of monthly revenue recognition reports
Develop a set of key KPI’s agreed with the business and produce weekly reporting
Assist in the budget and forecasting cycles
Produce weekly financial monitoring reports
Managing the match funding evidence and compliant administration of project grants
Liaising with other function managers to put the finances and accounts in context
Preparing information to support project audits and pre-contract inspections
Business partnering with the project management team
Ensure financial policy compliance
Collate relevant claim evidence and query resolution

Other responsibilities include reviewing guidance documents to ensure ERDF financial compliance, monitoring timesheet input and of internal PO system plus ad hoc analysis