Senior Project

Job Description

Senior Project Accountant
Business Unit: Base Services
Location: Keynsham, Bristol, GB, BS31 2AT

Main Purpose of Role

You will provide Accounting support/advise to the Project team within the rules of the Company QMAC and produce a set of monthly accounts law Company procedures and within the designated timescales.

Main responsibilities include:

You will validate and amend, where appropriate, all project expenditure for their designated area and be responsible for the development of "Accounting reports" detailing performance / forecasting information for use by Senior Management and Directors.
You will be responsible for production of cost certificate in-line with CAAS requirements and provision of supporting evidence as required.
Provide finance support to Earned Value management process as required by MoD and accurate analysis of actual expenditure and accurate and timely presentation of invoice information to customer.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences

You should have experience in a Project Accounting function and awareness of Commercial/Contract/ Estimating work practices. You must be able to implement and monitor financial controls and be able to communicate effectively with all levels of management.


Qualified Accountant - CIMA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent.

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, 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.

Application Guidance

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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.

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Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.

Closing Date: 17th September 2021