Assistant Project Accountant

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Accounting, Engineering, Public Sector
South West
£16 to £22 per hour
Advantage Technical Resourcing
Job Ref:

Assistant Project Accountant – Christchurch – 6 months - �22 LTD or �17.77 PAYE per hour

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Project Accountant to work for a major defence contractor based in Christchurch on a 6 month contract. This role would suit candidates looking to develop their stakeholder management and project accountant skills. Candidates with experience of working within manufacturing, engineering, or defence sectors are highly desirable.


* Review and submit monthly actuals and forward forecasts for order intake, sales, gross margin and cash including risk and opportunity schedules.
* Reporting against variances and working with Project Managers to ensure reliable and robust financial forecasting.
* To review estimates to complete and actuals with Programme Managers, produce monthly project reports for management review.
* To support customer invoicing across the business
* Complete project reconciliations each month to source systems, including for invoices raised, sales generated, debt outstanding, actual costs
* Provide support to project balance sheet reviews
* To provide other financial data and analysis to the business group leads
* Undertake ad hoc tasks as required by the Senior Project Accountant / Senior Finance Manager.

Skills and experience:

* Excellent analytical skills and keen attention to detail, as well as being well organised.
* Strong communication skills
* Confidence to work with senior stakeholders within the business and to push back when required.
* Team player with a collaborative attitude.
* Ability to analyse data
* Advanced Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills
* Experience of working within a finance environment is highly desirable

Please apply without delay as there is a deadline with this role. Ref: 826535

To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted

Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.

Contact Details:
Advantage Technical Resourcing
Tel: 0161 374 7973
Contact: Advantage Resourcing

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