Financial Accountant

Michael Page
England, Nottinghamshire, Hucknall
GBP55000 - GBP60000 per annum
19 May 2022
16 Jun 2022
JN -052022-5606141
Michael McGlaughlin
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Full Time

Michael Page Finance have been exclusively retained by a world leading company in the aeornautical and industrial engines market to recruit a best in class Financial Accountant at the forefront of the financial duties of the department.

Client Details

Our client is a world leading company in the aviation industry, a top ten aero-enginge company in the world by sales, and ranked among the top one hundred companies in the entire aviation industry globally.

They have a workforce of more than 4,100 professionals (including +1,000 engineers) in 17 operating centres located in countries such as the UK, Malta, USA, Mexico and India.


  • Ensure sufficient funds are available by producing regular cash flow forecasts, and comply with Treasury reporting requirements.
  • Involvement in supplier payment runs generated by Payables team.
  • Process bank transactions into SAP.
  • Have knowledge of VAT returns and associated reports.
  • Work to monitor hedging requirements and place and track hedges. Monitor hedge accounting carried out by central team to ensure accurate and complete.
  • Liaise with external tax advisor to complete Corporation Tax reporting requirements.
  • Control of cash flow generation and analysis.
  • Support with the implementation of Citi Finance Control.
  • Maintain fixed asset register capital expenditure and depreciation.
  • Research and development analysis.
  • Financial ONS surveys.
  • Any other financial duties in the department as and when required.


  • A qualified accountant with direct experience in a similar role.
  • Is committed to keeping up to date with tax legislation.
  • Has experience of using manufacturing ERP systems, ideally SAP.
  • Has previous experience working within a major change project and SAP implementation would be advantageous.
  • Is flexible and versatile in all areas of a finance department.
  • Has strong spreadsheet skills, able to extract, manipulate and analyse data.
  • Has strong analytical skills, able to interpret data for managers and recommend actions.

Job Offer

  • Basic salary of between £55,000 - £60,000 DOE
  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexible working - hybrid pattern with home working days available from your first day
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Company Sick Pay based on length of service
  • Company Workplace Pension Scheme enrolment from day 1. Pension contributions will increase each year during the first three years
  • Employee Assistance Programme - access to a range of services including counselling, legal and financial information and referrals and career/life coaching

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