PROJECT REPORTING ACCOUNTANT
We are currently recruiting for a Project Reporting Accountant for a 12 month contract based in Aberdeen.
The purpose of the role is to control the creation, monitoring and closure of projects and associated expenditure for the UK Business Unit.
Accountabilities and End Results:
Use SAP system to set up new projects and ensure that project approvals are in accordance with the Authority Limitations Manual (ALM).
Liaise with Joint Venture (JV) accountants, Business Analysts and Cost Controllers to ensure that project costs are regularly reviewed and forecasts are updated.
Provide monthly reports on Project Expenditure, highlighting any over/under expenditure and seeking explanations of any variances.
Ensure that completed Projects are closed on a timely basis.
Accuracy and attention to detail.
Good working knowledge of MS Office programs, particularly MS Excel.
Good interpersonal skills across all levels of the organisation, internally and externally.
Accounting background (academic or work experience)
Strong communication, networking, collaboration and well developed team-working skills.
Commitment to corporate core values.
Results focused with a commitment to the delivery of "best in class" service to the business.
Willing to challenge existing practices and implement initiatives.
SAP system knowledge/experience
Knowledge of UK Oil & Gas Industry
Experience within an operating asset environment.
Experience of Project Controls & Accounting