Part-Time Project Accountant (charity sector)

Sue Ross Recruitment are delighted to be working with a Sheffield based independent charity in the recruitment of a Part-Time Project Accountant, to work 3 days/ 0.6 FTE. The successful candidate with join a busy finance team supporting the operation and development of the charity.The Project Accountant is responsible for: * Assisting with the monthly management accounts * Providing accurate monitoring to budget holders and funders on various contacts and grants * Develop new systems and enhanced reporting * Develop process improvements in the accounting systemThe role involves specialist work with external and internal customers to provide quality information to all levels of the organisation and ensure the highest standards of customer service. The Project Accountant must ensure that finance deadlines are adhered to in a professional manner.Previous experience in this type of role is essential, ideally in a charitable setting. The successful candidate will hold the AAT qualification, and have an understanding of FRS102 Charity accounts. Excellent technical knowledge and experience of finance systems and analysis is essential, along with strong analytical skills and attention to detail. Excellent Excel skills, and verbal and written communication skills are also essential to this role. Ideally applicants will have experience of working with Access Dimensions, Sage and grant/gift aid. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to work on their own initiative.Unfortunately due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback to all applicants. Please assume that if you do not hear from us within 72 hours that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.May we take this opportunity to thank you for expressing an interest in one of our roles and wish you the very best in your search for employment