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Assistant Project Accountant

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Assistant Project Accountant – Preston – 11 month contract – Up to £18 per hour LTD or £14.54 PAYE

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Project Accountant to work for a major defence contractor based in the Preston area. Successful candidates will be required to undergo SC level clearance checks for these role so candidates with current Security Clearance are highly desirable for this role.


  • Support in preparing standard regular and ad-hoc accounts and financial reports, and provide interpretation as necessary, and in line with the month end timetable.
  • Support in producing accounting/financial forecasts
  • Carry out regular and ad-hoc financial tasks to meet management needs
  • To look at historical transactions and work through with Procurement and supply chain to resolve
  • Getting fit for the implementation of a new Financial & Reporting system, and to establish smooth transition.

Skills and experience:

  • Good IT and spread sheet skills; good working knowledge of software financial packages would also be an advantage e.g. SAP, BaaN, IFS, TM01.
  • Able to communicate financial information legibly and succinctly to individuals and groups.
  • Able to identify, in standard areas, problems and trends which are likely to cause future problems/issues.
  • Analytical skills; and knowledge of relevant analytical techniques e.g. Variance Analysis.
  • The ideal candidate will have accounting experience, strong Excel skills, used to working to tight timescales, good communication skills, & enjoy working as part of a team.

Please apply without delay as there is a deadline with this role. Ref: 819436

To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted

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