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Project Accountant

Posted 24 January by Huntress Easy Apply Ended

Project Accountant required for a London based Events firm on a permanent basis. This Project Accountant role reports directly into the Head of Finance within a rapidly growing and expanding company.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a well established team and contribute to their success by having an analytical and hands on approach. It also offers a great working environment, flexible working hours and career progression.

Key Skills:

  • ACCA/CIMA Finalist
  • Background within a similar role
  • Strong analytical skills, with expertise in budgeting and variance analysis
  • Experience within the Events/Hospitality industry is highly desirable
  • Experience using SAGE 50 and/or Paprika
  • Advanced Excel skills (V-look ups, Macros, Sum-ifs)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Proactive approach

Key Responsibilities:

  • Challenging overspends and owning the budget from a Finance perspective
  • Ensuring PO's have been raised for all committed costs
  • Producing pre-event budgets/projections for the Directors
  • Liaising with project managers and stock controllers to ensure all client recharges are invoiced immediately post event
  • Working with project managers to reconcile project against budget and report on variances
  • Assist with month end closedown ensuring project accruals are in place within deadlines
  • Present a post event performance report (turnover, GP, COS, Spend per head) and identify trends and areas for improvement
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Ad hoc projects

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