Internal Financial Controls / Auditor - SOX

c £38K-40K + Car/ Cash + bens
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Otis Elevator Company is the world`s largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. Otis is a part of United Technologies Corporation, the world`s largest provider of building technologies. Headquartered in the USA, Otis employs more than 60,000 people, offers products and services in more than 200 countries and territories and maintains more than 1.35 million lifts and escalators worldwide. Otis is seeking to recruit a Qualified Accountant (ideally ACA) (and probably 1-3 years PQE) with strong technical/financial knowledge and the ability to thrive under pressure, for the role of Internal Controls Manager, based in Leicester. The role will have management responsibility for two staff; the Accounting Control Analyst and Expenses Analyst and is key in managing the Sarbanes Oxley Cycle of compliance relating to both the core Company and subsidiary businesses. Both these compliance cycles are mandated requirements per US Corporate Governance and are therefore integral to our Financial Controls framework. You will also be responsible for identifying opportunities to continuously improve the accounting and reconciliation operation and finance processes using ACE (Achieving Competitive Excellence) tools to drive through any improvements. It is imperative that you have gained experience within a fast paced, complex organisation and are able to demonstrate a proven track record in people management and accounting rigour / controls. We are committed to the continuing development of every employee; therefore we encourage and strongly support career progression, with opportunities for promotion within our organisation and throughout the wider UTC global group. We welcome applications from experienced Accountants, Management Accountants, Financial Accountants, Reporting Accountants, Financial Controllers, Statutory Accountants, Cost Accountants, Projects Accountant, Chief Accountants, SOX Accountants, Statutory Compliance Accountants, Tax Accountants - ACCA, CIMA or ACA (PQ, Finalist, NQ, Qualified) who live within commuting distance of Leicester and wish to develop a career within UTC. Otis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities across the UK, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful.
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