Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Interim Senior Project Accountant


Reference: DK/0042

Type: Contract

Salary: £70,000.00

plus benefits

Qualifications: ACA, CIMA or ACCA

Heyland Finance are recruiting an Interim Senior Project Accountant for a period of 6 - 9 months on behalf of our client who are a hugely successful and dynamic organisation with world class production services. This role will see the successful applicant take the lead on all project related accounting issues including costing, invoices, billing, outstanding debt and controls.

Principal accountabilities will include:
• Develop and management of pricing and costing models
• Approve the opening and closing of projects on the ERP system
• Assist with the integration of new ERP System
• Manage all project related billings, overseeing cash management
• Liaise closely with stakeholders with the management of debt and WIP
• Liaise closely with senior finance colleagues reporting, analysing and improving cash flow management
• Ensure the appropriate controls are in place to adhere to compliance

The successful candidate will require:
• A recognised accountancy qualification (ACA, CIMA or ACCA)
• Strong project accounting experience, including the development of financial reports and KPIs
• Strong analytical skills
• A pragmatic focus on commercial issues
• A good academic record

To be suitable to for this opportunity you will have experience of managing projects based around accounting principles and have a high level of understanding with financial systems. Ideally you will have a professional accounting qualification and experience within the field of high compliance project accounting, ideally within a multimillion turnover business or manufacturing environment.