Project Accountant – 6 month Temporary role


Leyland trucks is a leading truck manufacturer based in the UK with its own design team and operates in one of the most advanced truck production facilities in Europe .The Finance Department is a team of 25 committed and high performing individuals providing expertise in all aspects of finance processing, reporting and analysis, who operate as highly regarded and valued business partners.      

The role

  • Support annual internal control audits and compliance program.

  • Support continuous improvement of key processes and procedures.

  • Support the compilation of tax computation by completing tax analysis as required.

  • Provide project accounting support as required.

  • Ensuring relevant accounting policies and standards are understood and adhered to and to conduct all activities in line with H&S policies.

  • Support Finance Department and the business partners in ad-hoc activities.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Recognised accounting qualification (ICAEW, ACCA) and relevant degree.

  • Audit experience and knowledge of internal controls and accounting standards.

  • High level of commercial, analytical and numeric skills.

  • Advanced Microsoft Office and Oracle Skills desirable.

  • Good verbal and written communications skills.

  • Good co-ordination, planning and team working skills.



As this is a temporary role this would be managed through a recruitment agency.

Contact info

If you recognise yourself in this profile and would like to take on this challenge, we invite you to apply. Please email your CV to for attention of Jody Clayton.