Project Accountant

  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

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    Up to £35000 per annum

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    james pearce

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Project Accountant
Salary up to £35,000 Per Year
12 Month FTC (Potential to turn permanent)

Here at Babcock International we are currently recruiting for a Project Accountant based at the Devonport Royal Dockyard in Devonport.
Working in the Defence System Technology business unit the successful candidate will be preparing management accounts, developing strong relationships with multiple stakeholders by providing Market Insight in the form of presentations and meetings in a manner that all non-accountancy professionals can understand. You will also be involved with the preparation of month end accounts and subsequent balance sheet reconciliations.

What do I need to do the role?
You'll need to be working towards or currently hold a recognised professional qualification. If Part qualified, industry experience will be taken in to account.
Would also like you to have all or some of the following:

  • Have experience in Project Accounting, ideally within an international manufacturing environment, although other industries are acceptable.
  • Be proficient with Microsoft Office - in particular, Excellent Excel skills (use of lookups and pivot tables). Macros preferable.
  • Have experience of IFS and/or SAP Business Planning and Consolidation.

Lastly we would like you to be able to relate to people outside of finance and bring details to life.

What else do I need to know?

SC Security clearance required.
Occasional travel will be required with some overnight stays away from home.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.
We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

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