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Cummins Inc. Financial Accountant - Qualified in Peterborough, United Kingdom

Financial Accountant - Qualified


We are looking for an adaptable and proactive Financial Accountant to oversee the accounting activities of three legal entities within our power systems business unit. This position will be based in Peterborough, UK.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Manage all accounting operations across three legal entities within the UK, Italy and Germany with a focus on achieving; clean balance sheets, timely monthly closing and a solid financial controls environment.

  • Prepare regular management accounts and supporting analysis - reporting variances and monitoring corrective action.

  • Ensure regulatory compliance by supporting internal and external audits. Identify opportunities to implement process improvements and manage such projects.

  • Manage and comply with tax legislation, preparing all returns for vat, draft corporation tax etc. assisting with Italian and Romanian returns as and when required.

  • Coach and develop a Financial Assistant who supports in all control activities.

  • Help to establish a small Italian branch with its own unique reporting requirements.

  • Ensure a strong finance for non-finance environment across UK, including accurate use of purchasing systems.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Fully qualified in either CIMA or ACCA is essential to be considered for this position.

  • Previous experience of financial compliance is essential, ideally within a multinational business.

  • Knowledge of US GAAP would be beneficial.

  • To be adaptable to change, and committed to implementing process improvements to improve efficiency and compliance across the business.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Salary between £ 39,000 - 45,000 depending on experience.

  • Defined contribution pension scheme (up to 9%)

  • Annual bonus plan - target 8% (based upon company performance)

  • Private medical insurance.

  • Health cash plan - support towards medical, optical and dental costs

  • Life assurance

  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays

  • Employee discount scheme - covering 100's of retailers

  • Family friendly policies


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Cambridgeshire-UK, Peterborough, EMEA Cummins Generator Tech

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting May 27, 2021, 12:00:07 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210002HZ