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Business planning and grants advisory accountant

This role represents an excellent opportunity for a recently qualified accounting professional to develop your career in a specialised department.

Type: Full time / Permanent

Location: Darlington

You will work within our grants team which has helped clients secure over £200m of funding in the past 6 years, as well as supporting our rapidly growing Managed Services (COMS) team which provides year-round and one-off project support to clients across all aspects of the internal finance function.

This role represents an excellent opportunity for a recently qualified accounting professional to develop your career in a specialised department which is widely recognised as one of the leading players within the sector.

Accountant – business planning and grants advisory team

The key duties of the role are:

  • Preparation of grant applications including completion of application forms, preparation of financial projections and outline business plans
  • Appraisal of grant applications, including preparation of detailed appraisal reports
  • Completion of grant claim audit work and preparation of independent accountants’ reports
  • Provision of state aid guidance to clients (training will be provided in state aid matters)
  • Preparation of ad-hoc integrated financial projections and business plans

You will need:

  • Be ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified (or exam qualified)
  • Have excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Have some previous experience of report writing
  • Have the confidence to deal directly with clients
  • Be driven to deliver excellent client service
  • Have a track record in delivering to tight client deadlines

The role offers a competitive salary, a contributory pension scheme up to 5%, and 22 days holiday plus statutory holidays. We offer additional benefits such as the option to purchase an extra 5 days holiday, Perkbox, a cycle to work scheme, discounted health insurance and a TOIL (time off in lieu) scheme.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above requirements, please submit your CV to hr@cliveowen.com

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