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Location
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Date Posted
24 June, 2019
Category
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Salary
Circa £40k DOE
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Finance & Accountancy

Project Accountant - 9 month fixed-term contract

Six Degrees are delighted to be assisting a client in their search for a project accountant to assist in a major revamp of their systems.

The Role

To assist the Finance team with the management of a major systems replacement project across the business.

The project involves replacement of two business critical operating systems and merging into one.

Duties will vary according to the project and business needs and will involve working closely with the Management Accountant to deliver the project whilst continuing to provide the management accounts, information and day to day support to the business.

The project work will comprise:
• Producing project plans
• Liaising with the software supplier to ensure all project deliverables are met and the implementation runs to time.
• Participation in project team meetings and leading sub-group workflows and meetings
• Review of current processes and procedures in line with the change of systems
• Data review and data migration tasks
• System testing and user training
• Set up of new system service information including customer records, pricing and service agreements
• Working with the IT Manager and IT supply partners to ensure that connected IT upgrade works are delivered in line with project timescales.

Key Attributes

The successful candidate will be a qualified Accountant with a commercial background and systems expertise. The ideal person will be analytical, proactive and a strong communicator and advanced excel skills and being comfortable working with large volumes of data are essential attributes
Proven project management skills would be desirable, especially within systems or IT.

Salary
Up to £40k (pro-rata), dependent on skills and qualifications.
Potential bonus payable on completion of the project.
Location
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Date Posted
24 June, 2019
Category
Job Type
Salary
Circa £40k DOE
Apply Now
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