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Project Accountant

Our client is a well-established PLC based in the Liverpool area. In line with an exciting period of change and transformation, they are looking for an Interim Project Accountant to join their Finance Transformation team on a contract basis.

The Interim Project Accountant will be involved in delivering projects within a high-level change environment.

The Interim Project Accountant will take responsibility for the following duties:

  • Ensuring controls flow through to the wider accounting function and accounts rules connect
  • Spreadsheet improvements
  • Making early provisions to make processes and governance changes in advance of a new system implementation
  • Educating colleagues about more efficient ways of working
  • Leading on project consolidation transformation
  • Taking the process of an old unsupported system and reducing time required to produce each month

The Interim Project Accountant will meet the following skillset:

  • Fully qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent)
  • Big systems experience (Oracle is desirable, but not essential)
  • Proven experience of making substantial process improvements
  • Can work well with colleagues from a wide range of backgrounds - able to influence in a diplomatic manner

Due to the nature of this role, a robust personality is key. Candidates must be prepared to roll up their sleeves and get involved in the thick of the day to day, as well as taking a step back to see the 'bigger picture'.

This person will play a key part in facilitating change and therefore needs to be resilient by nature.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced Interim Project Accountant to join a high-performing team within a dynamic and fast-growing Liverpool based organisation.

If you believe your background meets the criteria, please apply with a copy of your CV.

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