Project Accountant

Job Title: Project Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Reference: 3511787_1549296810
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 04, 2019 16:13

Job Description

Project Accountant in Edinburgh with a leading Environmental business

Your new company
Hays senior finance are delighted to be working on behalf of a leading Environmental business in Edinburgh as they recruit a Project Accountant. Dynamic, growth hungry and customer focused, our client are an established UK business with a newly established finance function in Edinburgh. Joining a high profile team, you will be a self-motivated individual, passionate about adding value and supporting a high performing culture. This is a permanent role offering a highly competitive salary and benefits package. depending on experience.

Your new role
The Project Accountant will be responsible for the financial activities across acquisitions and disposals including reviewing agreements, due diligence, board paper preparation and analysis and representing finance in key business meetings. You will assist with the delivery of critical business projects and organisational processes improvements and interact with a range of key business stakeholders. This is a front facing, business wide role where the project accountant will liaise with a variety of business stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed

The Project accountant will be a fully qualified accountant ideally from practice with experience across audit at audit manager level. You will have a strong analytical approach with experience of working under IFRS and GAAP. You will have the confidence to challenge how work is being done and to offer innovative thinking and fresh approach to problem solving.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be joining an inspiring business with a dynamic and creative approach to finance and business management. You will have significant potential in working at all levels across the business with significant visibility across new and evolving projects and a real focus on bringing ideas to the table and shaping the future success of the company. You will have access to an excellent benefits scheme, city centre working and competitive salary but above all the opportunity to join an exciting and evolving business where finance and operations work together.

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