Project Accountant

  • Job Reference: 6566520
  • Date Posted: 1 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Salary: £180 to £240 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: Experience Dependent
  • Sector: Finance & Accounting
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 5 Months Initially
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Project Accountant – Urgently Required

Vacancy Ref: 6566520

Venn Group are currently recruiting for a Project Accountant to join a prestigious public sector organisation based in Gloucestershire. With a strong focus on budget creation and setting, and assisting in the establishment of arms-length Ltd Co subsidiaries, this is a fantastic opportunity and applicants should be available at no more than 1 weeks notice.
Contract: 5 months initially
Location: Gloucestershire


  • Lead on the establishment of new arms-length Ltd CO subsidiaries
  • Produce timely and reliable management information reports including variance analysis and reporting as required
  • Produce monthly balance sheet reconciliations to ensure the integrity of the balance sheet
  • Participate in budget and forecasting processes, including liaison with operational managers to develop budgets and monitor against actuals, investigating and providing analysis of any differences
  • Assist in the provision of audit information during the year end process
  • Review, propose and implement change processes for systems and processes
  • Support the finance team to resolve issues on a timely basis as required
  • Direct supervision of two members of junior, part-qualified accounting staff
  • Liaise effectively with other areas of the business and non-financial senior management
  • Undertake such other duties as reasonably requested of a similar responsibility level that may be allocated to the post

Required Experience:

  • CCAB Qualified (CIMA, ACCA etc.) or suitably qualified by experience
  • Experienced in producing management accounts
  • Experience in establishing accounting processes for new Ltd Companies
  • Strong IT skills including advanced MS Excel (pivots & lookups)

Should this opportunity be of interest to yourself, please contact Stuart Dando or Ben Hunt on 01179 308 760 or email an updated CV to