Management Accountant

BAE Systems.
18 Oct 2019
11 Dec 2019
Job Type
Role summary

As part of the Management Accounting Centre, this role will be responsible for supporting our Finance Business Partners with accurate delivery of management accounting services in an effective and efficient manner, with a focus on providing a quality, customer-focused service and attention to detail. You will be at the forefront of our newly created Global Business Services (GBS) centre; it is an exciting time to be a part of this evolving team.

GBS has global accountability for the full end-to-end P2P, O2C and R2R processes in one, centralised function and also offers many other value streams including Master Data Management and Data Quality. We have three GBS hubs, in Leeds, Guildford, and Kuala Lumpur.

What you'll be doing

The role of a Management Accountant within BAE Systems Applied Intelligence is varied and broad; as part of the Management Accounting Centre you will have the opportunity to rotate through different aspects of the finance function and develop your skills, in areas such as:

  • Revenue Recognition
  • Order Book Reconciliations
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Intercompany Reconciliations
  • P&L and Balance Sheet Analysis
  • Project Forecasting
  • Margin Trading
  • Working Capital Reporting and Analysis
  • Accrual and Prepayment maintenance
  • Group Submissions
  • Statutory Reporting

What we're looking for

  • Part qualified (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)
  • Experience of providing management accounts, consistently meeting deadlines
  • High attention to detail
  • Enthusiasm to improve processes within a control environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a cross function team and at various seniority levels, being adaptable in an evolving environment

About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

We use our intelligence-led insights to help defend Governments, Nations and Societies from cyber-attacks and financial crime. Our customers depend on our evolving capabilities to help them safely grow their organisations. Our unprecedented access to threat intelligence, world-leading analysts and market-leading technology means we can help them to adapt, evolve and stay ahead of the criminals.

Division overview: Corporate Functions

At BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, we pride ourselves in being a leader in the cyber defence industry, and the business could not operate without all the dedicated work of our Corporate Functions teams. From Finance & Operations through Communications & Marketing, to HR and Site Operations and more, our Corporate Functions enable our divisions to implement ground-breaking digital transformations and crucial defence software.

As part of Corporate Functions, you will be supporting and partnering with our global business from the backline, being a strategic advisor within your specialist area, and ensuring the business runs smoothly and efficiently. We all have a role to play in defending our clients; and this is yours.

Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. We are proud to have an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.

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