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Senior Project Accountant

Senior Project Accountant

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

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  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% discretionary bonus

  • Contact:

    Wasim Yousuf

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Years

  • Expiry date:

    07 Jul 00:00

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Cedar are delighted to bring to market a senior project accountant role for a listed professional services business. This is an exciting time to join the business as they embark on a transformation programme. There is potential for the job holder to work from home for a couple of days a week. As a project accountant you will be responsible for the following:

Key responsibilities:

·Support the wider finance team with all technical accounting matters and project deliverables
·Full ownership for the revenue recognition process
·Help set up various processes for reporting matters
·Preparing the job costings for various projects
·Full ownership for the WIP and profit recognition process
·Business partner with finance and non finance stakeholders to ensure effective system use
·Monthly reporting for various projects
·Review and maintain the balance sheet around Working Capital
·Track budgets and forecasts against the transformation programme
·Ad hoc requirements

Key requirements:

·Relevant qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
·Significant project accounting experience
·SAP experience would be highly beneficial
·Strong Technical accounting experience
·Knowledge of revenue recognition
·Highly commercial focused
·Strong system experience

This opportunity will suit an individual with a strong background in project accounting and project management. You will be a strong technical accountant with the ability to challenge senior management and stream reporting processes.