Careers

Project Accountant, Belltown Group

Location: Bristol office
Compensation: Competitive salary plus benefits, study support and potential for flexible working,
Timing: Immediately

 

To apply please download an application form here and send it completed along with your CV (do not include a cover letter) to careers@belltownpower.com by Friday 5th February with the subject “Project Accountant”. Selection for interview will be based solely on the completed application form (CVs will be used only in interviews). Evidence of academic grades, work experience or other elements of the application may be requested at interview stage.

 

Belltown is looking for a self-motivated and proactive individual to join our highly capable, welcoming and dynamic asset management team.

 

ABOUT BELLTOWN GROUP
Belltown is a leading sustainable infrastructure group, with operations across renewable energy and regenerative farming. Founded in the UK in 2013, Belltown now has 40 professionals across the UK and USA with offices in Bristol, London, New York, Dallas, Philadelphia, Indiana and Portland.

 

Belltown is committed to providing equal opportunities for all employees, promoting diversity in our workforce and creating an inclusive working environment. All employees and job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Belltown provides opportunities for flexible working.

 

ROLE DESCRIPTION:
As a project Accountant you will be working closely with a Finance Manager to manage all financial aspects of a portfolio of projects to ensure accurate, informative, and timely financial information is provided to our clients, enabling them to make informed decisions in relation to their investments. Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring sales invoices are raised in a timely manner, in accordance with the relevant contracts
  • Ensuring payables invoices are correctly allocated to the relevant project and paid in a timely manner
  • Managing the month end process, including posting of accruals and prepayment journals and preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
  • VAT reconciliations and submission of VAT returns
  • Assist and support your Finance Manager in the production of monthly management accounts and other KPI reporting requirements
  • Support the year end audit process, including preparing audit schedules and statutory accounts
  • Contribute to projects which support and promote the improvements of our control and reporting processes

 

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

The role is ideal for someone who is a team player with a can-do attitude, able to engage with non-finance colleagues and looking to pursue a career in finance. Belltown recruits for potential over experience.

 

Applicants should be part qualified CIMA, ACCA, ACA (or equivalent), accountant working towards qualification. Applicants should also have experience extracting, manipulating and presenting data in excel.

 

The ideal candidate would be:

  • Empathetic and able to work effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders;
  • Smart and good at solving problems as they arise;
  • Well organised and able to prioritise;
  • Collaborative, flexible and supportive of the rest of team;
  • Self-motivated, committed to performing well and eager to develop.
  • Strong integrity and ethics

Senior Development Manager, UK Solar

Location: Bristol (potential for remote working)
Compensation: Competitive full-time salary plus benefits and potential for equity share in Belltown’s UK Solar business
Timing: Start as soon as possible

 

TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM HERE AND SEND IT COMPLETED ALONG WITH YOUR CV TO careers@belltownpower.com. NO COVER LETTER IS REQUIRED. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WITHOUT A COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

 

WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
Belltown Power UK is looking for a high-quality individual to help us build on our successful UK onshore wind development platform through expansion into the UK solar and storage greenfield development market.

 

The ideal candidate would have significant and recent experience in:

  • UK renewable energy development (ideally solar); and/or
  • Connection solutions for UK electricity grid networks.

 

The ideal candidate would be:

  • Eager to take an active role in building a small business alongside a proven leadership team;
  • Self-motivated, proactive and committed to high performance;
  • Empathetic and able to work effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders;
  • Smart and good at solving problems as they arise;
  • Well organised and a good project manager;
  • Collaborative, flexible and supportive of the rest of the team.

 

ROLE DESCRIPTION:

As Senior Development Manager (Solar) you will work with the CEO and senior management of Belltown Power UK to build a new solar and storage development platform in the UK based on Belltown’s proven and highly effective renewable energy development approach. You will be responsible for accumulating a pipeline of attractive development projects through GIS and grid mapping, site selection and land negotiation, and grid application and optimisation. You and the rest of the team will then be responsible for taking these projects through the consent process and up to ready to build status.

 

This role offers the opportunity to be the cornerstone in building an exciting new business as part of a high-quality, friendly and welcoming team at a world class renewable energy company.

 

ABOUT BELLTOWN POWER UK
Belltown Power is a leading renewable energy power company which develops, builds and operates quality renewable energy power plants. Founded in the UK in 2013, Belltown has a team of 35 dedicated development, investment, engineering and asset management professionals across the UK and USA with offices in Bristol, London, New York, Dallas, Philadelphia and Portland. Belltown has deployed ~£350m into the development, construction and operation of more than 20 wind, solar PV and hydro projects totalling over 200MW and has a further >3GW of wind and solar in various stages of development across the UK and USA. Belltown Power UK is the part of the Belltown Power business focussed on UK greenfield renewable energy development.

 

Belltown Power is committed to providing equal opportunities for all employees, promoting diversity in our workforce and creating an inclusive working environment. All employees and job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Belltown Power provides opportunities for flexible working.