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Senior Accountant

  • Location: Lancashire, England
  • Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Contact: Amanda Longville
  • Expiry Date: 10 December 2020
  • Job Ref: JN -112020-454002

Our client is looking for an ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified Senior Accountant to join their dynamic, fast-paced and collaborative team.

To work for one of the world's largest aerospace companies, this could be your chance to work across a range of accounting areas including business development, project finance and cost-base management. The business is undergoing transition by rapidly increasing airframe deliveries and a fast-growing support business.

Shaping the future, you could be developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the country for generations.

This role offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package

Main responsibilities:

Project Accounting

· Produce half yearly Sales & Margin Trading plans

· Preparation of monthly financial forecasting and weekly cash forecast

· Raising invoices and reconcile cash receipts

Business Development

· Provide Finance support to Business Development teams i.e Requesting Bid Approvals and reviewing cost models

· Provide financial input including labour rates, foreign exchange, and tax

· Involvement in preparation of Goods and Service Matrix, to understand impact of taxes and duties on the bid

· Assisting the preparation of a new Integrated Business Plan

Cost-base Management

· Providing day-to-day cost-base support to the Production Operations business

· Preparation of monthly cost-base reporting, ensuring accuracy of reported costs and hours

· Leading monthly cost-base reviews with Production Operations management, to ensure appropriate review and understanding of their monthly costs

About you

· ACA/ACCA/ CIMA qualified

· Ability to manage differing demands from multiple customers

· Ability to communicate with stakeholders and influence decisions

· Experience of ERP systems

· Strong Excel User

If you feel you cover all aspects and keen to step into a new and exciting career, please apply asap.