Interim Project Accountant

  • Job Reference: SDD/2404920
  • Date Posted: 9 August 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: South West England
  • Salary: £350 to £400 Per Day
  • Sector: Finance & Accounting
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3-6 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Interim Project Accountant – Urgent Requirement

Vacancy Ref: SDD2404920

Venn Group are recruiting for an Interim Project Accountant for a government organisation in Central Bristol. This would make a fantastic opportunity for a fully CCAB Qualified Accountant to join them on a 3-6 month contract. Experience and understanding of the Homelessness Reduction Act would be advantageous but is not essential.

Rate: £350 - £400 p/d
Scope: Inside IR35
Location: Central Bristol, South West England
Contract: 3 – 6 months – extension likely
Start: August / September

The outline of the role is as follows: 

  • Project Accountant, knowledge of HRA (Homelessness Reduction Act) would an idea advantage but not essential
  • Must be able to demonstrate recent experience of service or activity review, how they approached it and what outcomes improvements were identified
  • Must have excellent financial modelling skills
  • Self-starter with excellent communication and written skills -  this is key to stakeholder engagement

Initial project areas will include:

  • Review of service charges and methodology
  • Review distribution of overheads across the HRA
  • Review the performance and recharges of the internal Direct Labour Organisation (DLO) as a standalone activity area
  • Review the performance of the joinery workshop
  • Support completion of Housemark Benchmarking and review of benchmarking feedback

If this role is of interest, please contact Stuart Dando on 01179 308 760 or send an updated CV to