Project Accountant - M&A and Systems

Project Accountant - M&A and Systems

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    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £47000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Love

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 922 2240

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Project Accountant - M&A and Systems | Nottingham | Offering up to £50,000 + Benefits

In this newly created position and reporting directly to the Finance Director, as Project Accountant you’ll be a key source of financial analytical expertise within the organisation. The FD has promised that this role will be varied and exciting, with the opportunity to work on a combination of both operational and project-based work.

This is a diverse role and would suit an individual looking to gain broad experience in a commercial environment. As Project Accountant you’ll have significant exposure to the senior leadership team with opportunities for future progression and development. We are looking for a driven individual who wants to develop themselves and their career in a dynamic, fast paced environment.

As Project Accountant you will lead on the improvement of the finance systems and help see those improvements through to fruition, in terms of proposing, specifying, testing and supporting new initiatives and projects.

You will be involved in planning, blueprinting, testing and implementing major changes and updates to key systems used by the business. The FD is keen for this person to develop and run investment appraisals and financial models to assess both new opportunities for the Group and to monitor on-going performance.

This successful candidate has a tremendous opportunity to have an influential role across all elements of the business, and the ability to positively impact performance as the business makes a number of key strategic moves over the next 12-24 months.

In order to support the challenges facing the finance team, the business is looking to recruit an individual to take the financial lead on a number of key projects to deliver operational efficiency across the UK business.

In the beginning you’ll also prepare ad-hoc analysis on M&A Targets, support the preparation of M&A business cases, support finance due diligence and any other processes as required as well as the integration of any newly acquired businesses.

Who the client is looking for…
* System development or business integration experience 
* Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) – First move from TS/corporate Development/ Audit
* Strong financial modelling skills (reporting packs and business plans)
* Working knowledge of ERP’s

The Benefits…
* Up to £50,000 basic + 20% Bonus
* 6% Pension
* Employee Share Scheme
* Flexible working

Jobs you may have applied for may include Assistant Manager TS, Project Accountant, Finance Business Partner, Corporate Development Manager.