Project Accountant

Project Accountant

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  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £200 - £275 per day

  • Contact:

    Jack Roper

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  • Contact phone:

    07384 815472

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    Up to 3 Months

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Project Accountant (Sage 50Cloud Upgrade) - Derby - Offering £200-275 per day

Cherry Professional are working with an organisation based in Derby, who are seeking an Interim Project Accountant to support them with a financial systems upgrade (Sage 50Cloud). This forms part of a wider project to modernise business systems and processes and move them from server to cloud-based. The Project Accountant will be working closely with the finance team and senior leadership team to deliver robust systems and processes that fulfil the business needs. This will involve:

- Reviewing existing systems and business process
- Mapping the customer journey
- Steamlining / automating processes
- Coordinating the implementation of Sage 50Cloud
- Ensuring that the new system is being used to its full potential
- Staff training and development

The key business stakeholders are the CEO, Head of Operations and a small finance team of 2, therefore it is important that you are a good communicator who is confident in managing stakeholder relationships at all levels. You must also be able to meet deadlines and work autonomously. Is is essential that you have prior experience of upgrading accounting packages (ideally Sage 50Cloud) and a track record of improving financial controls and processes. 

This is an interim contract with a likely duration of up to 3 months. Please only apply for this role if you are able to start immediately.

Other roles you have applied for may include: Project Accountant, Finance Manager, Management Accountant, Systems Accountant, Accountant, Finance Business Partner, Business Analyst.

Due to Covid-19 please expect increased waiting times with all applications