Cummins Inc. Financial Accounting Supervisor in Daventry, United Kingdom

Financial Accounting Supervisor


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Our Power Systems Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

Reporting to the Accounting Manager this role forms part of a finance team that supports operations with an annual revenue of more than $1.7bn. Daventry Power Systems Plant is part of Cummins Inc. a global power leader with over 58,000 employees and revenues of $24bn providing endless opportunities for career development.

This is an exciting opportunity to gain experience working for a US Fortune 500 company, leading and developing a team of 2, building remote relationships with entities around the globe and leading / participating in projects across the various finance functions and wider business.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ownership of key financial processes including but not limited to Fixed Assets, Leases, VAT, Receivables, Balance Sheet Reconciliations, I/C Loan Accounts, Revenue Recognition.

  • Management and development of the 2 Assistant Accountants

  • Business partner to the Customer Order Management Team and other department managers.

  • Compilation and analysis of information. Reporting of key financial, sales, margin and cost data to various internal and external stakeholders.

  • Work closely with various corporate functions and external auditors.

  • Key month end close responsibilities

  • Active participant in system upgrades / implementations.

  • Implement accounting policies in collaboration with the Accounting Manager.

  • Review of balance sheet account reconciliations prepared by the team

  • Actively identify and implement process improvements across the finance function.

  • Adhoc projects as required by the business.


Skills and Experience Preferred:

  • Relevant post qualification experience of key financial processes is essential.

  • Strong communication and management skills. Active listener.

  • Ability to make complex scenarios understandable to non- finance managers.

  • Foster team work and can build strong working relationships.

  • Proficient Excel user with the ability to analyse large amounts of data.

  • ERP system knowledge and experience

  • Focused on meeting deadlines

  • Preferred Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • You must be ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified.

  • Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary up to £45,000 plus a variable bonus (paid annually based on company performance)

  • Private health care (for you, partner and children under 21)

  • pension (Cummins contributions up to 7%)

  • Healthshield toassist with costs of opticians, dentist, physiotherapist etc.

  • 25 days holiday plus stats At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic. Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 8, 2019, 10:22:16 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 18000736