Senior Accountant

Bristol, United Kingdom (UK), Boeing UK [00000169491]

Field(s) of expertise
Business Administration and Finance
Job type

About this job

At Boeing, we are all innovators on a mission to connect, protect, explore and inspire. From the seabed to outer space, you’ll learn and grow, contributing to work that shapes the world. Find your future with us.

The UK & Ireland Accounting Team are looking for a Bristol based individual to join as an Accountant.

The role will report to the BDUK Accounting Manager.  We are seeking an experienced and proactive qualified Accountant to assume responsibility for the BDUK month end close, technical accounting queries, statutory accounts preparation and contact for external auditors.


The successful candidate will be able to work independently to manage the workload and task deadlines to a high standard of quality and efficiency, improving productivity is an essential aspect of the role.

The successful candidate will require strong collaboration skills to work across the wider finance and accounting functions both within the UK and US.

Tasks will be varied but will include:

  • Oversee the monthly accounting close cycle in accordance with Boeing established procedures and guidelines.•Maintain robust and compliant controls & processes to ensure accurate reporting of both the P&L and Balance Sheet.
  • Lead the annual preparation of statutory financial statements for BDUK, Miro Oman & UK, and ATIL ensuring compliant and timely filing.
  • Main point of contact for the external auditors.
  • Assist Finance and Business leaders with the co-ordination and accounting for new businesses, contracts, processes and accounting standards.
  • Provide monthly and quarterly reporting/analysis on the financial position of BDUK.Provide support and input to Boeing International Accounting team goals and objectives and participate in initiatives that will benefit Boeing beyond the boundaries of the UK&I


  • Ability to develop a diverse team of individuals
  • Adaptability
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Build Positive Relationships and focus on customer satisfaction
  • Business (Financial) Acumen
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Contributing to Team Success


  • Advanced Accounting Theory and Knowledge – UK & US GAAP
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Statutory Financial Statements
  • Compliance Focused
  • Good Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills

All information provided will be checked and may be verified.

Please apply asap for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.

Important information regarding this requisition: This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IMMEDIATELY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. BOEING WILL NOT ATTEMPT TO OBTAIN IMMIGRATION AND LABOR SPONSORSHIP FOR ANY APPLICANTS. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S. based payroll.

PLEASE NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to undergo a SECURITY CHECK/CLEARANCE

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