SPX Flow Europe Limited
Manchester, UK
20 May 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
About the Role

Are you looking for a challenge? At SPXFLOW, we're driven by ingenuity with a focus on meeting our customers' needs. We seek people who share our commitment to hard work, ingenuity and doing what it takes to best serve our customers.

We are looking for a talented Accountant to join the SPXFLOW Shared Services Centre located in Didsbury, South Manchester. The Financial Accounting and Reporting team manages a range of controllership activities including executing the month end close processes in the ERP system (SAP) and consolidation system (Hyperion), preparing and reviewing balance sheet reconciliations and delivering external reporting commitments for VAT and Intrastat.

The Accountant role is the technical and customer service lead for the sites in the Financial Accounting and Reporting department. The Accountant role has responsibility for organising and managing team workload, ensuring high quality reconciliations are produced, identifying and managing balance sheet risk. In addition, gaining an understanding of the commercial drivers for the account balances through close liaison with the local finance teams is a key success factor.This role will be focused on projects and continuous improvement, driving standardisation of balance sheet recs and Intercompany aged item resolution etc. All of this is performed in a Sarbanes Oxley compliant environment, where upholding key process controls is an embedded part of the day to day operation.

To succeed in this role you will be a qualified Accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or equivalent) or part -qualified and committed to completing your qualifications. You will have strong technical accounting skills with proven balance sheet accounting experience. Having reconciliation experience across a broad range of accounts is a given but you will also be able to show you have experience in understanding balance sheets from technical and risk perspective. You will have a continuous improvement mind-set and a passion for customer service. You will be IT savvy and have a good understanding of SAP or a similar ERP system and will be able to use your strong excel skills as a differentiator. European language skills are always beneficial but not essential.


We are a global supplier of highly specialised, engineered solutions with operations in over 35 countries and sales in over 150 countries around the world. SPXFLOW's innovative, world-class products and highly-engineered solutions are helping to meet the needs of a constantly developing world and growing global population. You'll find our innovative solutions in everything from dairy plants and power plants to oil and gas pipelines, the power grid and bus fare collection systems. SPXFLOW is really everywhere you look.

Based in Didsbury, South Manchester, SPXFLOW's Shared Services Centre is home to approximately 150 Finance, HR and Customer Service professionals, delivering specialised services to our international business units not only driving cost benefits but delivering real value through service excellence, business intelligence and service transformation. It has been an exciting time for SPXFLOW as we have undergone significant expansion of our scope and services at the Didsbury centre. The centre boasts a fantastic location, great team as well as a fast paced and challenging working environment and there couldn't be a better time to join us!

How To Apply

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