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- Job Title: Project Accountant
- Employer: Local Government
- Location: North West
- Rate: Negotiable
- Contract: Initial 3 months
My client is a large Local Council which is looking for a tried and tested Project Accountant to complete a 'high priority' financial exercise on an initial 3 month contract.
You must have recently worked as an Accountant within a Local Council and will have held a central role in completing finance projects. You must have a proven ability to work independently and to strict deadlines. The tasks will be largely excel spreadsheet based so it is important that you have excellent IT skills.
As the Project Accountant for the Local Council, your primary duties and responsibilities will include:
- · Liaising with departmental finance managers
- · Manipulating spreadsheets
- · Budgeting
- · Impact analysis
- · Reporting and presenting to the project manager
- Local Council accountant
- Part CCAB accountancy qualification
- Excellent IT and communication skills
- Local Council projects
Candidates will not be considered unless they possess all of the essential skills mentioned above. It is essential that candidates have recent Local Council accounting experience and have previously participated in financial projects and exercises.
Rate is negotiable and will be determined based on the quality and experience of the successful applicant.
To apply for this Project Accountant position, please contact Chris McKinney on 0207 851 7808.