Management Accountant (up to 12 months FTC)

Wärtsilä Pumps & Valves is a specialist provider of pumps, valves and related systems for marine and offshore/onshore oil & gas markets. The business has a strong focus on offshore drilling and production vessels. The valves product is also widely used for fire protection services at onshore oil and gas installations.

Wärtsilä Valves Limited are a UK based valve manufacturing plant based in Hull, supplying a wide range of manual and actuated process valves in steel, non-ferrous, high alloy and composite materials for the global energy industries; Offshore Oil and Gas, FPSO / FSO, Petro-Chemical, Power Generation, LNG, Naval Marine, Marine Services, Waste Water Treatment & Pipelines. Offering a wide range of gate, ball, globe, butterfly and check valves.

Wärtsilä Valves ltd currently have a vacancy for a Management Accountant to join our busy Business Delivery team based in Hull.
Application deadline 2017-08-21
Position description As a Management Account you will be reporting into the Business Controller and will act as financial support for Wärtsilä Valves to help the business understand the business performance.
Responsibilities • Maintenance of financial ledgers and accounting processes including balance sheet cleansing
• Preparation of monthly and quarterly financial accounts.
• Provide reports and assist in conducting analysis on the financials.
• Ensuring that appropriate systems and internal controls are developed implemented and maintained.
• Preparation of VAT returns and Intrastats.
• Calculation and input of accruals and prepayments.
• Ensure SAP data is complete and correct so that HFM/Cognos and SAP show correct figures.
• Liaising with company Auditors, managing audit process.
• Supporting the Business Controller with any projects or initiatives they may request.
• Health and safety activities and support, including finance secretary for the QHSE meetings.
Requirements Professional Skills:
• Proven within accounting and financial closing skills
• Ability to understand businesses
• Capable to run and manage audits and internal controls
• Exposure to financial applications and reporting systems (SAP, Cognos, HFM, Qlikview)
• Minimum of CIMA qualified or equivalent proven background within the preparation of monthly management accounts, completion of VAT and intrastat returns, running/ dealing with external auditors and internal controls.

General Skills:
• Clear and confident communicator across all stakeholders
• English
• Financial knowledge
• Teamwork skills
• Process development knowledge
• Cost awareness and effectiveness
• Presentation skills
• Reporting and analysing skills
• Wartsila knowledge and business understanding
• Wartsila quality, safety & environmental skills
Country United Kingdom
Job area Finance & Control