Project Accountant

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Retail & Wholesale FMCG

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  • Salary:

    Up to £300.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Hollie Wildman

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Hays are currently working in partnership with a household retail brand in order to assist them in the recruitment of a Project Accountant. This is an exciting time to join this global organisation due to their extensive growth and transformation. Having recently been acquired by a multi billion pound turnover company, this company are inventing technologies never before seen in the industry.

To ensure the finance function continues to run smoothly, they are looking for a Qualified Accountant to assist in the implementation of the new Lease Accounting standard coming in to play as of January 2019 (IFRS16). Information will need to be gathered and processes implemented for the new accounting rules. This is a worldwide Group project and the UK needs to provide an effective solution for the monthly reporting of lease assets and costs.

In order to be successful in this role you will be a Qualified Accountant (CIMA/ ACCA/ ACA), come from a strong Management Accounting/ Financial Accounting/ Finance Analyst background and have the ability to hit the ground running making an instant impact within a project team. Previous IFRS16 experience is desirable but not essential.

If this role is of interest, please apply to this advert with a copy of your updated CV ASAP.

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