Project Accountant - Fixed Term

Student Loans Co Ltd
Glasgow, UK
15 Oct 2019
26 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
£37,520 to £39,006 per annum

Glasgow City Centre - 12 Months Fixed Term Contract - Grade 4

We'll accept applications up to 25th October 2019 and interviews will be scheduled shortly after

Why SLC?

Are you highly numerate with an aptitude for complex figures? Do you have the ability to articulate financial concepts clearly? Would you like to be part of a diverse team responsible for ensuring public money is used appropriately and effectively? Would you enjoy working on a project aimed at delivering change and improvement to an organisation of over 3000 employees?

If so, we might just have the job for you.

What's the job?

We are looking for an experienced Project Accountant to join us on our Transformation Project. This will be a full time role of 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, in our Glasgow City Centre office.

Your new role will be to provide specialist financial advice, and in doing so you will also be an integral element of the governance structure. You'll ensure that the client group is financially aware so that any risks or decisions are based on solid financial information. You'll do this by providing comprehensive financial reporting in an accessible format for non-financial stakeholders. In this way, you will be a finance partner to the project, ensuring that value for money is achieved for all expenditure.

Your role will develop your skills and experience in data analysis, financial advising, procurement and commercial activity, information presentation, and public sector governance. Please see the full list of your key responsibilities in the available job description.

How do I apply?

In order to apply, you will be a full- or part-qualified member of a relevant professional body, with sufficient experience to fulfill the requirements of this role. You will be flexible in your approach to problem solving, with the ability to clearly communicate your findings and advice in a suitable manner for non-financial audiences. You'll be able to identify financial governance risks and be able to find solutions.

Sound like you? If so please apply below and a member of our dedicated Recruitment Team will be in touch!

**Please note - As part of the selection process, SLC uses third parties to perform a number of pre-employment checks including reference, criminal record and credit reference. They may supply us with information that will assist us with our recruitment decision. Also note, internal applicants will not be eligible to apply for this vacancy if they are on a formal stage of Attendance Management Policy. Reward Principles apply for internal applicants.

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