Coburg Banks | Multi-sector UK recruitment agency

Finance Projects Accountant

Salary:
TBC - TBC per annum 
Job Type:
Permanent 
Location:
Birmingham 
Sector:
Accountancy 
Job Ref:
WSA01 

Finance Projects Accountant
Based in Birmingham
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

One of the UK’s leading financial services companies is currently looking to recruit a credible and influential Projects Accountant at their Birmingham Head Office. Offering an excellent salary plus benefits including bonus, pension scheme, plus healthcare and medical insurance, this is a fantastic and rewarding opportunity to play a key role as part of a forward thinking business.

The Role
Reporting to the Finance Projects Manager, you would support the implementation of changes impacting on the Group Finance division as a result of change projects across the business. You would be expected to ensure that Finance is a key stakeholder and represented at all stages of a project’s lifecycle, through planning, development, testing, implementation and closure.

You will be an advocate of a continuous improvement culture and will also be responsible for creating an effective and innovative work environment, through modernisation and optimisation of all current and future resources, systems and processes, regularly reviewing against business needs and eliminating any inefficient systems and practices.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate will be an accomplished individual with a broad commercial acumen and a creative and innovative approach to business issues. You will be ACCA / FCA / CIMA qualified with significant project accounting experience and a proven track record supporting businesses in developing and improving their financial processes and management. A successful track record of designing and implementing new processes or system changes within fast-paced finance environments is essential. Strong communication and stakeholder engagement skills will also be required, as will excellent organisational skills, analytical accuracy, plus incisive strategic thinking.

The Company
An award winning and highly regarded financial services mutual, established in 1841, providing tailored financial advice and products to professional groups including doctors, dentists, teachers and lawyers. You would be joining a successful business, somewhere that truly values and develops its people, at an exciting point in its history.

The job may be suitable for candidates who have experience as the following: Project Accountant, Group Accountant, Commercial Accountant, Management Accountant, Financial Accountant, Reporting Accountant, Finance Projects Manager, Finance Change Accountant.

This job would be suitable for candidates based in the following locations: Birmingham, West Midlands, Coventry, Solihull, Redditch, Halesowen, Stourbridge, Oldbury, Wolverhampton, West Bromwich, Smethwick, Sutton Coldfield.

To apply for this position please fill in your details below and send us your CV. One of the Coburg Banks team will be in touch as soon as possible.

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