Project Accountant

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hermione Rowe

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Michael Page

My client a well know Cambridge brand is looking for a project accountant to support an increase in long-term projects undertaken by our client.

Client Details

well established in the Cambridge market, who offer excellent work life balance and opportunity to progress.


  • Consolidate and review budgets, forecasts, business plans.

  • Prepare Divisional management accounts and comparison against forecasts and budgets.

  • Prepare cash flow forecasts on a fortnightly basis and bank funding requirements.

  • Review cash performance against budgets and forecasts.

  • Monitoring of performance against internal audit recommendations.

  • Liaising with senior management and audit

  • Consolidation and restatement of opening balances for management accounts. Preparation and consolidation of accounts packs for the half year and full year.

  • Preparation of statutory accounts.

  • Responsible for monthly reporting


Key Skills / Competencies:

  • Qualified Accountant / QBE
  • degreed educated
  • Previous experience within a Project Accounting role is essential
  • Experience of setting up new procedures and reports within a technical accounting function
  • Good communication skills at all levels are required
  • Strong IT skills, Excel etc are essential

Job Offer

Salary up to £50,000 plus benefits