Caterpillar Accountant - Legal Entity in Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Job Title:Accountant - Legal Entity

Salary:£27,576 - £34,470 depending on experience


Benefits:27 days annual Leave, Bonus, Share Scheme and Contributory Pension Scheme

Location:Desford, Leicestershire

Hours:Full Time - 37.50

Travel:Some local/international travel may be required.

Relocation/Sponsorship:Not support with this role

Job Reference:160007I4

Caterpillar makes progress possible around the world — for our customers, for growing communities and for every member of our team. As a single company with hundreds of global locations serving industries as varied as transportation, marine and forestry, we are in a unique position to offer endless opportunities and worthwhile rewards for our employees.

Business Resource team provides accounting, strategic services and decision support to help the Business Units achieve their goals. The team offers high-quality data, external benchmarks and a business perspective and insight that leads our customers to solutions. Our vision is to consistently outperform our competition, while living by Our Values in Action.

By joining Caterpillar, you'll discover that working for a global leader creates endless career opportunities for you. Caterpillar has exciting opportunities for accountants who want the opportunity to become one of our future business leaders. As an Accountant within the Legal Entity team you will demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as high levels of leadership and initiative.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Financial accounting including preparation of journal entries, financial statements, variance analysis, and account reconciliations

  • Payroll and benefit accounting

  • Intercompany reconciliation and analysis

  • Development and maintenance of internal controls, including Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) control documentation

Required Qualifications:

  • Qualified or working towards relevant accounting qualification ACA, ACCA or CIMA, study support towards your professional accounting certification might be offered

  • Previous relevant experience within a similar role

  • Highly motivated and capable of working on own initiative.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills and a high level of numeracy.

  • Good computer, organisational and communication skills are essential.

  • Ability to work in a team based environment.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous

  • Advanced knowledge of various finance and business subjects.

To apply for this position please visit Log onto Caterpillar Careers (http:// > Careers > Search and apply > Experienced Professionals > paste the job number from then advert into the search box and then follow the application process.

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment based non-immigrant and immigrant visas. However, as a global company,Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment

Job: *Accounting

Title: Accountant - Legal Entity

Location: GBR-Leicestershire-Desford

Requisition ID: 160007I4