Project Accountant - Finance System Change

Robertson Bell Finance
£325.00 - £375.00 per day
12 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Robertson Bell Finance are currently recruiting for an Interim Project Accountant -Finance System Change. This exciting opportunity has arisen within one of our Central Government clients, to support the transition of finance systems and information. Based in Coventry this position will last for 4-6 months. With Government moving towards a Single Operating Platform (SOP) model this role will facilitate a finance system change from one of its in-house arm's length bodies onto the core accounting and procurement systems used by the sponsoring department. Working with stakeholders across the business this complex role will involve setting up robust processes which currently don't exist; focus on the detail of the numbers making sure all the costs are moved across and validated, P.O numbers are set up and moved; full set up of the capitalisation process which is currently not vigorous or controlled - this will include defining the assets, relate assets to the projects, assign transactions to these assets, review. To be considered for this post you will be a qualified accountant, having specific experience in project accounting and dealing with financial system change projects. This is a business facing role but requires you to get involved with the detail.