Amec Foster Wheeler Assistant Financial Accountant in Darlington, United Kingdom

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting for an Assistant Financial Accountant to be based in our Darlington office on a temporary basis for 9 Months. The key purpose of the role is to ensure NESC mgmt. have timely, accurate, high quality cost information ensuring appropriate informed mgmt. decisions can be made.

Facilitating efficient and effective Financial Services between GBS Onshore, GBS Offshore and the wider Amec Foster Wheeler Businesses.

Aims / Objectives

  • To support the Financial Accountant in the provision of the finance function.

  • To support the NESC Finance Department and Business in ensuring accurate and timely accounting processes.

  • To liaise closely with our GBS Onshore and GBS Offshore partner with all aspects of financial support provided.

  • To comply with internal and external audit requirements.

  • To ensure NESC complies with AMEC Foster Wheeler policies and procedures in SOX environment.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Assistance in the preparation of the monthly Management Accounts for NESC.

  • Provide monthly reports and information to the Business.

  • Assist in the remediation actions on Balance Sheet Reconciliations.

  • Assist in the interrogation of GBS On/Offshore KPI’s.

  • Build strong working relationships particularly with our GBS Offshore partner.

  • Help develop robust financial processes and procedures and help facilitate change.

  • Assist with ad-hoc finance projects as and when required.

  • AAT qualified.

  • Must be keen/able to quickly learn policy/procedural documentation for current and new systems.

  • Must be able to work under own initiative.

  • Must have good knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Systems.

  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

  • Must have strong customer service skills and the ability to communicate well at all levels.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2016-14526

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