Management Accountant

Job Description

Job Title: Management Accountant
Location: Rosyth, Fife + Hybrid Arrangements
Compensation: Competitive + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF57712

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Management Accountant at LGE in Rosyth.

Through expert engineering, procurement, project management and aftermarket support - combined with world-leading technologies - Babcock' s LGE business future-proofs our customers' assets, allowing improved performance while reducing operational costs and meeting ever-tightening environmental and emission regulations.

The role
As a Management Accountant, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary where you'll be responsible for providing key financial support to our LGE business. Working closely with the LGE Finance team and the LGE business to provide robust reporting to enable the business to understand their financial performance and to make meaningful decisions.

You'll also support the growth agenda of the Marine Engineering & Systems business through contributing to business forecasting.

The LGE Finance team is entirely focussed on the LGE business - it's financial performance, financial planning and business partnering. In this role, there will be a significant element of ad hoc work, improving and developing reporting, controls, and analysis.

Day to day, you'll be:

  • Supporting the delivery of the monthly management accounts for LGE group of companies.
  • Supporting the delivery of the key monthly accounting model for IFRS15
  • Specific ownership of:
    • The Aftersales/ Service financial reporting
    • LGE LLC financial reporting
    • LGE IP Co financial reporting
  • Supporting the delivery of the annual Budget for the LGE group of companies
  • Specific ownership of:
    • Budget/ forecast for LGE LLC, LGE IP Co
    • BPC submissions for LGE Budget/ forecast
  • Supporting Ad Hoc Activities

This role is full time, Monday to Friday and is based in with hybrid working arrangements- 2 days in the office, 3 days working from home.

Essential experience of the Management Accountant

  • Accuracy & attention to detail are absolutely critical
  • High quality Communication is vital
  • Be able to build strong, supportive relationships with the LGE business and work very closely and effectively with the LGE Finance team and the Marine Finance team
  • Must be able to work well under pressure
  • Be able to resolve issues, big and small
  • Excel - solid knowledge (e.g. VLOOKUP)

Qualifications for the Management Accountant

  • Degree-level education is strongly preferred
  • Accounting qualification is not essential, but the incumbent in the role will be a part qualified accountant who is actively studying Part Qualified Accountant (preferably CIMA or ACCA)

Security Clearance
The successful candidate must be able to achieve and maintain BPSS. Then SC Clearance security level.

Many of the positions within our company are subject to national security clearance and Trade Control restrictions. This means that your eligibility for certain roles may be affected by your place of birth, nationality, current or former citizenship, and any residency you hold or have held.rther details are available at United Kingdom Security Vetting: clearance levels - at government's website.

What we offer

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, 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 the majority of 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
  • Flexible working - we give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met.
  • Opportunity to work with innovative technology.
  • Potential to develop skills.

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock has 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.

We are a disability confident committed employer. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please email with the subject header 'Reasonable adjustments requirement'. 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.