Project Accountant

Ref No. EMP451600
Salary £25.38/hour
Location Preston, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 Months)
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

A Project Accounting vacancy - Tornado Panavia Team, which offers the incumbent an opportunity to gain valuable financial experience of working with a Multi-functional Team and the Ministry of Defence.

Important

Project Accountant

The Job

Job Description

A Project Accounting vacancy has arisen within Europe & International - Tornado Panavia Team, which offers the incumbent an opportunity to gain valuable financial experience of working with a Multi-functional Team and the Ministry of Defence.

Supporting Contract Closure with the identification, monitoring and closing of Financial liabilities and opportunities, undertaking trading activities and performing the necessary final Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss reviews.

Providing financial support to the multi- functional Contract Closure Team, offering advice and guidance, ensuring that accurate and relevant financial information is available to the Managers in a timely manner.



Producing pricing information in line with the agreed Contract closure plan.



Providing financial support to any Ministry of Defence Audit investigations ensuring that audit queries are resolved and audits are completed in a timely manner



Ensuring robust controls and governance are in place when completing Contract Closure activities and all supporting documentation is compliant with published processes and work instructions. Ensuring the control environment is maintained in accordance with BAE Systems Operational Framework and Finance Policies Manual to satisfy all financial control framework requirements.





Additional Information

WORKING HOURS

- 5days p/wk (Mon-Fri) to be worked around relevant site core hours (7am - 6pm Mon - Thurs, 7am - 12.30pm Fri).

- Hours required to work per week are 37.00 unless otherwise stated (this does not include lunch breaks).

- Start and finish times to be agreed with local Line Management, in accordance with local site core hours.

- Lunch break (unpaid) is 42 minutes which will automatically be deducted each working day from 12.30pm to 13.12pm by the electronic time management system.

- Dependant on workload, local management may request more or less hours are worked within this contract.

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be required to perform tasks suitable to the internal level of this role. The role will contain, but will not be limited to, the following:

Reporting to the Senior Accountant - Tornado Panavia and Contract Closure, the incumbent will provide project accounting support to the Panavia Tornado team. They will assist in the financial management of the UK and Europe contracts that are currently subject to closure with particular reference to historical bucket and MOD Kit set contracts, helping to ensure effective financial controls are in place and financial information is accurate. The incumbent will be required to work with a Multi-functional Team and the Ministry of Defence.





1) In Support of Contract Closure help with the identification, monitoring and closing of Financial liabilities and opportunities, undertake any trading activities and perform the necessary final Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss reviews.

2) Provide financial support to the multi- functional Tornado Panavia Team, offering advice and guidance, ensuring that accurate and relevant financial information is available to the Managers in a timely manner.

3) Production of Pricing information in line with the agreed contract closure plan.

4) Ensure robust controls and governance are in place when completing Contract Closure activities and all supporting documentation is compliant with published processes and work instructions. Ensure the control environment is maintained in accordance with BAE Systems Operational Framework and Finance Policies Manual to satisfy all financial control framework requirements.




The Individual

the candidate will have excellent Microsoft Office Excel skills and be good with Word, PowerPoint project and outlook

communication, team working and motivation are essential



Additional Agency Information

Pay Rate £32.00 UMB



Computer or DSE Work



Inside IR35



Group Air Sector (AIR)

Business Level 1 Air European & International (AIR-E&I)

Business Level 2 E&I Finance (E&I-FIN)

MIT

Provide financial support to the multi- functional Tornado Panavia Team

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