Project Accountant

Job Title: Project Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-11-08 00:00:00
Reference: 096110309
Contact Name: Jonathan Hathrill
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2018 17:06

Job Description

This role will be commercially focused and will involve working closely with a variety of stakeholders. You will be confident communicating and building strong relationships, as well as being able to manage a small team.

My client are currently looking for an experienced and driven individual to provide support during a period of change for a 12 month assignment. You will have experience working on large projects within a local authority and be able to advise on all aspects of capital planning and reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

• Have oversight of budget monitoring, financial modelling and business plans for projects within your portfolio
• Deputise for the Council's Finance Manager (Capital & Projects) where required
• Lead on the financial governance arrangements for all projects, including advising on the approvals process
• Have oversight of budget monitoring, financial modelling and business plans
• Business partnering with both internal and external stakeholders
• Lead the financial oversight of capital programme funding

Ideal Candidate:

• CIMA, ACCA or ACA Qualified
• Local authority experience
• Managerial experience
• Business partnering experience
• Ability to communicate effectively at all levels including non-finance colleagues, and the ability to present to senior individuals


• In return my client can offer a salary of up to £41,000

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