Analyst - Project Controls (Financial)

Job Title: Analyst - Project Controls (Financial)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary: £14.57 per hour
Start Date: 2019-08-27 00:00:00
Reference: 067110346
Contact Name: Helen Hora
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2019 12:13

Job Description

£14.57 per hour, ongoing contract.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Analyst to join our client Northern Powergrid.

The Role:
As the Analyst - Project Controls, you will be responsible for the production of all financial controls in respect to the project accounting module and the production of management information. In addition, you will process journals, reconcile control accounts and support the Team Leader to achieve objectives set.

Key Responsibilities:
Using your experience you will be responsible for:
Sourcing and collating supporting documentation for financial reporting.
Production and analysis of Financial Control Information, including chasing requisite documentation for the purposes of financial controls, in line with agreed standards.
Fully reconciling creditors, bank and debtors control accounts in line with agreed standards.
Investigate all reconciling items and compiling action plans to be implemented in line with agreed standards.
Processing and operating the project accounting module.
Documenting and maintaining an up to date record of all processes within remit of responsibility.
Acting as first point of contact for all queries pertaining to areas of responsibility.
Producing high quality financial reports of high integrity, free from any material errors and within set deadlines.
Maintaining an auditable record of all supporting documentation used in the course of producing financial reports.
Providing support to other members of staff as and when necessary in the carrying out of their duties.
Posting journals in a timely manner in accordance with agreed standards and set deadlines.
Carrying out and fulfilling any other tasks as assigned by the Team Leader.

An undergraduate honours degree or are working towards an accountancy qualification.
Strong analytical & numerical skills.
Strong IT skills (Excel, Word, Visio, MS Project and Power Point).
Excellent planning, organisation prioritisation and attention to detail skills.
Time management and delivery of tasks to deadlines.
Good interpersonal skills and able to cross collaborate working with senior managers.
Strong team player with the ability to work across multiple functions and disciplines.

Essential Experience:
Excellent planning, organisation, prioritisation and attention to detail skills.
Time management and delivery of tasks to deadlines.
Good interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate work with senior managers.