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Project Accountant

Location
London
Salary
£60,000 to £70,000
Job Type
Contract
Posted
1 Jan 2022

My client a multinational, respected media firm are looking to hire a Project Accountant to assist with a global finance project.

The business is going through an exciting period of change and require additional support to deliver that change. Part of the change is the implementation of a new system as a global finance solution.

The role will report into a Finance Lead and will focus on the adoption of a template rather than adapting a solution local markets.

Key responsibilities will include bit are not limited to:

  • Manage relationships with the Global Process Owners in leading the the process pillars for the system implementation
  • Support various stakeholders to validate tax, legal and statutory requirements and drive adoption of the template by identifying local process workarounds where needed, and minimise localisations
  • Identify any perceived gaps to the template to drive process standardisation
  • Support subject matter experts covering various disciplines to define and standardise processes
  • Manage any documentation around the relevant process pillar and ensure it remains current
  • Drive awareness of process controls as well as standard operational reporting needed to fully support business operations in a market
  • Any other ad hoc finance process task around the project as required

Experience and Qualifications Required:

  • An accounting qualification or equivalent, or a strong finance background would be preferred.
  • Strong finance process background particularly around O2C
  • Experience of large scale ERP implementations
  • Stakeholder management experience across large, complex matrix business
  • Proven experience with process re-engineering and overall improvement initiatives within a shared services environment is desired

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Details

  • Job Reference: 460879334-2
  • Date Posted: 1 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Morgan McKinley
    Morgan McKinley
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £60,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Contract