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Project Accountant

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Accountant
  • Date posted: 13/09/2018
  • Job reference: VR/43942
This vacancy has now expired.
Raeburn have a requirement for a Project Accountant for a 6 month contract. This will be based at our clients Aberdeen office.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.

The role will be expected to provide support and guidance to the project teams in the financial and commercial aspects of a project whilst also ensuring that the client and internal analysis and reporting requirements are being met against agreed deadlines

Job Specific Duties:
- Preparing monthly accounts and operational analysis for the service line, assisting management with decision making and identification of areas to focus attention for improved margins
- Overseeing monthly invoicing process, ensuring everything is reviewed and issued in accordance with contracts and CTRs and that the correct VAT is applied
- Liaising with operational management to prepare the annual budget and re-forecasts, ensuring that they are accurate and realistic
- Liaising with operational management to ensure sufficient VOWD reporting is supplied
- Liaising with Operation Management to ensure all invoicing is up to date, and maintaining the Oracle projects
- Managing and reviewing the aged debt; responsibility to ensure that overdue debts are kept low and continue to improve
- Preparing the monthly consolidation management report for service line businesses and preparation of supporting commentaries:
- Analysing revenue and contribution
- Variances to budget and forecasts
- Analysing sales orders and aged debt

The successful candidate will be Degree qualified (preferably in Finance/Accountancy or a part qualified accountant), have ERP knowledge and advanced Microsoft Word and Excel skills. They will have experience with budgeting, re-forecasting, cost-reporting and monthly accounts within the Oil & Gas Industry.