AECOM Project Accountant in Warrington, United Kingdom

Business Line Support/Cross Services

Position Title Project Accountant

United Kingdom - Lancashire


Job Summary

We are looking to recruit a Project Accountant to join our well established project team in Warrington.

This will be a 12 month maternity cover contract.

The role will involve accounting for a specific high profile project, it will also be responsible for intercompany billings and Asia studies including monthly billing, credit control, cash and EBIT forecasting and general ledger preparation of the key control accounts (accounts receivable, unbilled/WIP and cost accruals).

You will engage with senior management and must have demonstrable professional development experience.

Your primary responsibilities will be:

  • Providing financial support including forecasting, budgeting, and analyzing variations from budget.

  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining accounting policies and controls, fiscal controls and preparing financial reports.

  • Manages the planning and direction of accounting activities, including the maintenance of the ledger accounts and financial statements.

  • Prepares, records, analyzes and reports accounting transactions, including coordination and administration of assignments.

  • Conducts or assists in the documentation of accounting projects.


Minimum Requirements

You must have a professional accountancy qualification and proven professional development experience.

Preferred Qualifications

CIMA full or part-qualified

Knowledge of CIS beneficial but not essential

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187586BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.