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Group System Accountant

Country/Region:  GB
City:  London

Job Title:             Group System Accountant
Location:             GB, Flexible working with some travel to Wigmore Street, London
Compensation:   Attractive Salary + Benefits
Role Type:           Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:               SF41110


This is your opportunity to join Babcock international owning the Group consolidation system delivering reliable, controlled and timely financial information.


Who we are looking for?

We are looking for a proactive and self-motivated individual who has good organisational skills as well as strong numerical and analytical skills.  


What will you be doing?
As a Group System Accountant you will be flexible working with some weekly travel expected to our site at Wigmore Street, London.


Your duties will include:
•    Owning the top level monthly consolidation adjustments process including posting adjustments, inter-company eliminations, and related journals
•    Running consolidation procedures in BPC including eliminations and revaluations
•    Completing primary statements, balance sheet and supplementary packages in the group reporting tool under IFRS
•    Ensuring documented compliance on all group month end month close procedures
•    BPC System Change Request process management and external provider of BPC support coordination
•    Being the main Group Finance contact for general ledger master data change requests


The experience you’ll bring 
•    Qualified ACA, CIMA or ACCA accountant
•    A good working knowledge of IFRS is essential
•    Prior responsibility for a Group consolidation system is a must
•    Advanced excel skills is essential
•    Knowledge of SAP is desired
•    You must have or have ability to obtain SC security clearance


What a role with Babcock offers? 
•    Generous holiday entitlement
•    Pension Plan
•    Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
•    A tailored personal development and training programme.
•    Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.


About Babcock 
Babcock Corporate Services (BCS) is a global function, with our largest site being Lakeside in Portsmouth, but we operate from multiple sites around the world.  BCS supplies and operates all IT, security, procurement, and finance Shared Services.  We are embedded alongside the operations that we serve, enabling us to maintain close working relationships that support delivery to our customers. We drive standardisation, simplification and automation across Babcock, to help generate sustainable value for the group and our external customers.


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Application Guidance: 

All applications should be made online.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.

Closing Date: 21st January 2022



Job Segment: ERP, SAP, Technology

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