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Project Accountant

Fixed Term/Temp/Contract
North West
13-01-2022 04:26 PM
£55000 - £65000 per annum
Resourcery Group are working with a market leading company who are going through a period of change and transformation. As part of this journey, they are looking to bring on board a qualified accountant for a period of circa 6 months to support with the UK finance team with delivery of new initiatives that has strong financial accounting and systems skills. 

The Project Accountant/Financial Accountant's role: 

  • The rolling-out of UK systems controls & procedures into other entities, whilst maintaining current ways of working
  • Work with Group Financial Controller to implement, standardise & automate system-driven Corporate Governance procedures, risk management and internal controls
  • Understand, manage and proceduralise UK balance sheet reconciliations; automate prepayments & accruals
  • Identify areas for process improvement, cost saving and revenue growth.
  • Harmonise processes between entities and adopting best practice, regardless of origin
  • Work closely with the transactional processing teams to ensure that monthly accruals and prepayments for the Group are accurate
  • Ensure portfolio of balance sheet accounts are promptly and accurately reconciled monthly with resolutions for reconciling items

The ideal candidate:

  • A fully qualified accountant - ACA/ACA/CIMA 
  • ERP experience such as SAP, Navision, Oracle etc - prior systems accounting knowledge is ideal
  • Strong financial accounting background with comprehensive understanding of the P&L and Balance Sheet
  • Highly numeric with good IT skills and proficient in the use of Excel
  • Able to work under pressure & manage conflicting priorities whilst balancing all stakeholders
  • Clear and concise communication skill
  • Control-focused mindset with attention to detail supported by a good systems background.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a positive “can do” attitude who can build relationships across the business

Who are Resourcery Group?

We are one of the North West’s most experienced and well-networked, independent Accounting & Finance, Change and Transformation recruitment consultancies.

Resourcery Group have grown quickly since inception and are now considered as the go-to recruitment partner and trusted adviser by many of the region’s leading employers, from owner-managed SMEs and PE-backed business to listed PLCs.

We are sector agnostic, finance specific. A local market expert with national reach.

Resourcery Group specialise in talent identification, attraction, resourcing and retention, providing our clients with a diverse pool of talent drawn from the Executive, Sub-Executive, Mid-Market and Newly Qualified, Part-Qualified and Transactional markets for Industry & Commerce, Public Sector and Not-for-Profit.

Please visit our for more information on the business ethos and how we create value as part of the recruitment cycle, complimenting internal talent teams.

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