Project Accountant - Capital

Posted 02/07/2024 by West Kent Housing Association

£50,902/annum Generous annual leave entitlement, company pension scheme, health cash plan, well being grant and additional leave entitlement for Christmas.

Project Accountant – Capital (£ per annum, full time, 12-month fixed term contract)

Job Role

We are looking for a CCAB qualified Capital Accountant to lead our capital improvement project.

This project involves identifying and implementing improvements to the capitalisation, review and reconciliation of fixed assets, supporting improvements to component accounting methodology, and RAM system. The successful candidate will oversee and implement the process changes and set up a reconciliation process between Cx, RAM, Advance Financials and business asset registers. They will be responsible for the roll out of new accountancy processes across the organisation.

We are looking for someone with Real Asset Management expertise and strong up to date knowledge of the accounting regime that Housing Associations operate within. The successful candidate will be a good communicator with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear way.

Working in our small Financial Control team, the work you do will be fundamental to our future accounts procedures, so if you want to make a real difference, please apply.

About Us

At West Kent we’re passionate about the role a housing association can play in society and believe the values of an organisation are what makes it special. Our vision is to deliver places to live and space to grow for our current and future residents.

Our values guide us to how we do things from delivering on our promises, working with honesty, integrity, and flexibility, showing compassion and self-awareness, as well as a commitment to learning and equally important working hard and having fun.


We offer a great package – generous pension and life cover, health cash plan, flexible leave package which includes an additional three days leave for our Christmas closure, paid time off to volunteer and an annual grant to support your wellbeing. Please see our website for more details about our benefits package.

Location Details

The role is based at our Sevenoaks office. We offer a flexible approach to hybrid working with most full-time employees attending the office two days per week.

Application Information

We will only consider applications submitted with a full CV and completed application form.

Please view the attached job description for further details.

If you cannot see it attached to this advert, please go to the ‘Work for us’ section on our website ().

Advert closing date: 9am on 15 July 2024

Interview Date: 24 July 2024

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