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Management Accountant (m/f)

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Management Accountant (m/f)-TGFI-UKDY01284383


Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

We are currently looking to recruit a Management Accountant (m/f) for our site in Derby, UK


The Accounting Relationship Manager will ensure that the Finance function is operating efficiently with the Systems and tools available and will be responsible for creating and implementing stronger internal controls and reliable efficient reporting. The purpose of this role is not only to ensure deliverables, but to understand the performance requirements and to suggest process improvements that deliver strong controls and efficiency gains.

The Accounting Relationship Manager will be responsible for external reporting outside of Bombardier Transportation along with supporting the UK Holding company legal entity.


- Deliver system integrated solutions that provide a strengthened reporting control environment across all functions of Finance reporting and its key stakeholders;

- Liaise with the Financial Shared Service Centre to ensure continuous improvements and synergies are achieved across the work that has been transferred, while ensuring governance controls are maintained and strengthened;

- Identify and monitor key OSC (Internal Audit Control) / CASRA controls and review where weaknesses are identified to implement stronger controls;

- Quarterly sign off for segregation of duties within the Systems environment;

- Training the finance team on Finance Directives and Corporate governance procedures and the implementation of these within the function;

- Legal entity KPI production and monitoring of the UK entity P&L results;

- Ensure on time delivery of information to the various stakeholders within your area of responsibility (OSC – Internal Audit, CASRA, Shared Service Center, Group IS, All Finance and non finance functions)

- Perform root cause analysis for any performance or process issues and suggest possible solutions for Standardization across the Finance function

- Ensure standard Global processes are consistently and effectively applied within the entity in all areas of activity

- Support the month end reporting for the UK Holding company structure, including Dividend reporting and management accounts.


As our ideal candidate:

- You hold a Bachelor Degree in Finance;

- You are qualified with a professional accounting body (ACCA, CIMA, etc.) and have experience in compliance and auditing;

- You have a strong understanding of Access, SAP and knowledge of International accounting standards;

- You have experience in Continuous improvement;

- You have the ability to be innovative in the approach to cost management by analysing current situation and the impact of alternative strategies;

- Finance knowledge of the area of Systems Accounting;

- You have good problem solving and influencing skills;

- You‘re self-motivated.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today!

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Posting date: 02.05.2017

Closing date: 01.06.2017

Competitive salary range

Number of working hours: 37

Job: Finance/Accounting/Treasury
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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