Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Catherine Robinson

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

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Job Title: Financial Accountant
Location: Filton, Bristol
Duration: 7 months
Hours: Full time
Pay rate: On application

Our client in Bristol is currently recruiting for an experienced Financial Accountant. This key role has responsibility for supporting the delivery of Finance Control of Expenditure for the Facility Management and Real Estate division, supporting the Real Estate Team in the UK.
The jobholder will report to the Head of UK Finance for Facilities Management and Real Estate in the UK as part of the Integrated Support Functions to the Operational Business.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

-Carry out all cost accounting requirements on a monthly basis relevant to FM&RE
-Support the integration of FM&RE across the UK
-Support financial performance reviews with operational teams
-Support the delivery of all the financial studies requested by the Head of FM&RE and their first reports
-Contribute to performance assessment through KPI's and benchmark across sites within the UK.
-Carry out the financial risks and opportunities analysis versus the annual target for Opex/Capex
-Embed a financial culture within the operational Organisation and bring the financial support & training to all the operational teams in order to understand the costs contents they are responsible for.
-Ensure the compliance of financial transactions and compliance to Internal Financial Control Standards (IFCS) of FMRE activities (legal or specific Airbus).
-Support the Interface with Third Parties.
-Support the tools and processes in order to put in place an efficient financial monitoring and challenging of the Facility Management & Real Estate (FMRE) division in the UK

Skills and Qualifications

This role is operational facing, and this is reflected in the competences required:

-Significant operational controlling experience and strong analytical and communication skills.
-Strong working knowledge of cost accounting processes in a Facilities/Estates environment.
-The ability to develop strong working relationships with operational teams across 5 Sites and non-core sites.
-Knowledge for IFRS 16 - Lease Accounting
-CIMA, ACA, ACCA qualified/part qualified preferred

Morson International are acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy

CIMA; ACCA; FCCA; ACMA; GCMA; ACA; AAT; project accountant; management accountant; cost accountant; reporting accountant; finance manager; finance controller; FPA; forecasting; audits;