Project Accountant - Special Projects

Posted 8 March by CRA Consulting Easy Apply
Special Projects Executive Sheffield £30,000 to £34,000 plus benefits

Have you recently qualified in practice? Are you looking to move away from Audit?

CRA Financial are delighted to be working on behalf of a global professional services business with a strong global presence. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual who has recently completed professional qualifications, ACA/ ACCA/ CGMA to join a team that are committed to delivering unrivalled results.

The Role

Working in this highly commercial, project based role, you will have a strong interface with clients. You will have the opportunity to work with a variety of different clients including large corporates, multinational companies and high growth, innovative dynamic businesses. You will support their business needs and work with their finance teams where they do not have the experience of capability to deliver a finance project.

Key Areas of the Role Include:
*Completion of varied assignments that will include the preparation of monthly management accounts, statutory financial statements and consolidated financial statements.
*Secondment work to clients to prepare year-end financial statements, take an interim role in the finance team or support a project to improve controls and procedures
*This is a varied role and projects are bespoke for every client, the role will really help expand your solid accounting background and skills on each project.

The Person

*It is likely you will be recently qualified ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA and either have qualified in practice and be looking for a more commercial role or be working in industry and looking for a varied project based role.
*You will be able to demonstrate strong accounting skills and technical knowledge on financial reporting matters.
*Demonstrate good awareness and importance of risk management (client acceptance, independence, money laundering) issues.
*The ability to work from first principles and successfully deal with "clients in a mess"
*Strong client relationship skills
*Ability to work in a team environment
*Strong commercial skills (written and oral)
*Excellent opportunity to work in a varied role within a professional firm where the opportunity for career advancement is endless.

CRA Financial recruit finance professionals for accountancy practices across Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. We recruit from trainee accountants, part-qualified through to Partners and Directors within the Big 4, national firms and independent accountants and specialist boutiques. For more information about this role or for additional information on how we can assist you with your next career move contact CRA Consulting at

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