Project Accountant

Fixed Term | £50,000 per annum
Initial 6-month contract

We are working with a public sector organisation and they are looking for an experienced qualified accountant to join them on a 6-month basis; the role sits within their corporate services team. If you are someone who enjoys delving into financial information and helping implement controls, this role may be of interest.


The job

  • Prepare financial reports for the board and audit committee
  • Manage the financial control procedures across the organisation ensuring strong financial controls are developed, maintained, and fully implemented
  • Review existing processes with the goal of improving service efficiency
  • Adhoc financial reviews and reporting

The person specification

  • Professional accountancy qualification is essential ACCA/ACA/CIMA
  • Ideally have experience of working within the public sector
  • Experience of working at a senior level in a large complex organisation
  • Ability to work on your own initiative and have strong organisational skills
  • Possess strong communication skills
  • Proven track record of successfully introducing service improvement
  • Enthusiastic, committed, proactive and innovative.

Salary and benefits

The salary on offer is c£50,000 depending on experience. The role offers flexible working, working from home (with the odd day in the office) and a 37.5 hour week.

The next step

Please submit your CV to in the first instance and she will be in touch.


At a glance

Job title
Project Accountant
£50,000 per annum
Date posted
Thursday 17th December, 2020