Project Accountant

Recruiter
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Location
Cambridge, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Jun 2019
Closes
01 Jul 2019
Ref
1178102669
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am currently working with a high-profile Cambridge business who are seeking to recruit a high calibre accountant to work on a specific, cost reduction programme.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the Project Accountant will be responsible for the following;

* Understand cost drivers by reviewing and analysing TBs, staff lists, overhead expenditure etc.
* Assist the Directors with understanding their cost drivers and discussing areas where they may be able to do to reduce their cost base
* Provide suggestions and examples of how the business could reduce costs in different areas, i.e. understand impact of implementation of new a new ERP system, restructuring/merging roles, outsourcing different areas, etc.
* Hold meetings with Directors and influence their thought processes as well as holding them to account

Interested candidates will ideally have a good understanding of cost saving methodologies such as Lean or Six Sigma. The role is expected to last for c3 months and interested candidates should be available at relatively short notice.

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