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Project Analyst

Job Title: Project Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Start Date: Immediate
Duration: 12 Months
REF: 58186_1657102519
Contact Name: Cordelia Du Plessis
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Project Analyst
12 month contract
Hybrid working - Reading/Home based

The Role:

We are looking for a Project Analyst to join our Telco's Partner's Infrastructure division in order to drive the final stage of deployment and ensure sites that have undergone infrastructure upgrades are cleared for capitalisation by the shareholders in a timely manner.

What you can expect to be doing:

The role's main focus will be on the Final Accounts process:

  • Coordinating areas within the business - Deployment, Quantity Surveying, Finance, Sub Contractors
  • Ensure milestones are claimed & backfilled
  • Working within the infrastructure team to ensure Purchase Order cover is reconciled and cleared down (receipted/cancelled) in a timely manner
  • Work with team members to cleanse data to achieve the above

In addition to the core role the successful candidate will be involved in:

  • Updating monthly forecasts into Accounting/ERP system
  • Issuing weekly/monthly productionised reports to Finance & shareholders
  • Month end data/file processing

What we are looking for:

  • Strong communication skills, verbal & written
  • Attention to detail & well organised
  • No Finance qualification required but an understanding of POs, receipting would be beneficial
  • Strong understanding of data & good use of MS Excel
  • Ability to manipulate data & understand complex formulas
  • Knowledge of Accounting/ERP systems - IFS, SAP, Oracle etc
  • Telecommunications deployment experience - highly desirable
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel Power Query - highly desirable

Should you not hear back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

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