Bristol City, Bristol, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Accounting
Our client, a global oilfield service business, is currently seeking to hire a Project Accountant / Finance Specialist for an initial 6 month contract position to be based at their office in Bristol. Although the role will initially be remote working, the business will most likely return to office based working from July onwards, however, there will still be some flexibility regarding remote working.
Project cost control for a portfolio of projects. Managing the impact of change orders and identifying and reporting changes in expected cost for project scope.
Quarterly forecasting of spend profile across projects, reflecting project execution in line with the project plan.
Quarterly Project Cost Review (PCR) to validate total project cost to wider SPS management team.
Root cause analysis of cost variances to budget.
Feedback of execution cost variances to tender costing teams improving cost forecast accuracy.
Management of cost budgets within Oracle ERP.
Reporting of any quarterly volume variance through to SPS QMI
Support the SPS cash collection effort by maintaining project focus on timely achievement of project cash milestones.
Qualifications & skills required:
Strong Academic background
Working knowledge of Excel and willingness to learn quickly
Ability to complete detailed analysis of cost variances
Strong work ethic
Strong interpersonal skills and an effective team player
Effective written and oral communication skills
Ability to multi-task in a fast pace environment and attention to detail
Commitment to EHS, integrity and compliance priorities
Communicate clearly and professionally with finance and non-finance professionals within the organisation
Be responsive and resilient to support evolving business demands in a dynamic operating environment.
With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.