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Overhead Accountant

Undisclosed Company
Plymouth, Devon
Up to £36620 per annum
Closing date
20 Mar 2024

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Job Title: Overhead Accountant
Location: Plymouth, Devon + Hybrid Working Arrangements
Compensation: £36,620 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF55632

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as an Overhead Accountant at our Devonport Royal Dockyard site.

The role
As an Overhead Accountant, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You'll be responsible for the operation of best practice financial control and governance for the Major Infrastructure project.

Day to day, you'll be required to support the business with a delivery of change programme and achieve contractual commitments including changes to cost collection methodologies and time recording activities.

  • Produce timely and accurate accounting records.
  • Ensure appropriate accounting standards are applied including IFRS 15.
  • Perform financial reporting for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Present financials to internal and external stakeholders via PowerPoint.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

This role is full time, 36 hours based on site at Devonport Royal Dockyard with hybrid working from home arrangements.

Essential experience of the Overhead Accountant:

  • Demonstratable previous experience within a financial reporting role within a large corporation.
  • Able to work under minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment, adhering to deadlines.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel and data analysis skills.
  • Strong people skills and working in a collaborative environment.

Qualifications for the Overhead Accountant:

  • AAT Accountant, ACCA or CIMA.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Contributory Pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 28/02/2024

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