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Project Accountant

Project Accountant

Job Title: Project Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackwood, Caerphilly
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 893918_1506685556
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email: aleysha@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: September 29, 2017 12:45

Job Description

Your knowledge in finance and accounting ideally within a project environment could add immediate value to this industry leading defence organisation.

The role is an integral part of the Finance Team, ensuring financial control is held within the programme areas and ensuring continued compliance with all relevant policies.

The individual will need to be a self-starter, an excellent problem solver with an eye for detail and the ability to work as part of a team including the wider business. The candidate should also be able to deal with difficult issues when they arise and assist in a positive resolution.

The role encompasses total financial control of programs under this remit, quarterly forecasting, variance analysis and the timely completion of monthly General Ledger reconciliations.


Manage the non-vehicle budgets of the Production Contract
Baselining and management of Orders
Management of Purchase Order Commitments
Financial Analysis and Reporting of individual budgets with the Control Account Managers (CAMs)
Monthly Programme Summary and variance analysis
Provide EAC and forecasting, ensuring integrity of data and profile management and adherence to corporate policies.
Completion of Programme tasks on a monthly and weekly basis and responding with queries as and when they arrive
Analysing Headcount data

About You:

Finance background
Strong eye for detail
Ability to negotiate with internal customers
Ability to challenge assumptions
Knowledge of Oracle systems
Knowledge of MSP
Qualified/Part- Qualified Accountant (ACMA/ACA/ACCA)

Project Accountant
South Wales, Oakdale, Newport
££ + flexi-time, pension

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.