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Finance Project Analyst
KTN Harwell Office. Travel to other KTN locations as required.
£27,000 to £33,500
13 days ago
Applications close:
28 October 2017

Grade: Business Support Manager

Reporting to: Finance Manager

Job Purpose

To assist the Finance Manager to deliver an effective, efficient and robust financial management of KTN’s income growth programme and provide high quality support to project leads and Project Support Manager. Assisting with improving processes, policies and maximising relationships with stakeholders, both internal & external.


Key accountabilities
·       Managing commercial income project finance reporting requirements

·       Reviewing commercial income project bid proposals

·       Being the finance support for the Project Support Manager

·       Assisting with the improvement of KTN Ltd financial processes, procedures and controls

·       Maximising relationships with internal & external stakeholders

Job responsibilities

Project Management

·       Financial management of commercial income projects

·       Monitor project costs and investigate any adverse variances

·       Produce monthly financial reports for project leads

·       Prepare external financial reports as specified by individual project

·       Provide risk analysis to the Finance Manager and Director of Finance and Operations

·       Review bid proposals and provide advice and guidance

·       Provide finance support to the Project Support Manager

·       Assist with the company budget and forecast cycles including in year profiling

·       Be the first point of contact for commercial income project finance queries


·       Prepare monthly staff cost and utilisation reports

·       Prepare monthly payroll and support HR with payroll queries

·       Update project task listing for team reports

·       Monitor and report on compliance with finance procedures, policies and updates

·       Communicate with internal and external stakeholders and ensure queries are dealt with in a timely manner

·       Support Finance team during busy times and provide absence cover if required


Experience and qualifications

·       Part Qualified in recognised Professional Accountancy Qualification (ACCA/CIMA/ACA)

·       Multiple years’ experience within a commercial finance role

·       Experience in project environment

·       Experience in payroll desirable


We offer a competitive salary, study support, 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays and generous pension contributions.

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To apply please send your CV and covering letter to by 28th October 2017.

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