AECOM Management Accountant in Peterborough, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146374BR

Position Title Management Accountant

Job Category Finance and Accounting

Business Line Support/Cross Services

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Cambridgeshire

City Peterborough

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

AECOM Shared Services

We support our employees globally by coordinating and managing the day-to-day operations of General Accounting, Human Resources, Administration, Marketing and Information Technology. We pride ourselves on ensuring we deliver the best customer service possible to our people while building trust and relationships with all of our constituents.

Job Summary

AECOM is looking to recruit a Mangement Account on a part time basis to join their team in Peterborough.

Within the role you will provide professional assistance to the Business & Ops Manager supporting the company’s business objectives with a cost effective and proactive approach. The role offers an all-round position covering inputting invoices through to year-end accounts.

Key Responsibilities Include:

Produce and distribute Management Information Reports as requested from Management team.

Cash flow forecasting including timely collection of Aged Debt and Credit Control and timely payment of creditors.

Manage Supplier Statement Reconciliation

Ensure compliance with Construction Industry Scheme.

Provide variance analysis reporting on actual spend V plan, budgetary control and provide measurement and feedback to budget holders and client.

Production of management accounts and associated schedules. Annual statutory accounts preparation.

Update and maintain finance procedures in association with the company’s goals to ensure legal compliance and employee understanding.

Undertake complete Purchase Ledger duties to include invoice coding and approval within Delegated Limits of Authority by Service Line Manager. Process onto Accounting System for Month End Sales Invoice preparation.

Prepare Sales Invoices to client providing detailed back-up for presentation to the client and input to accounting system

Preparation of Accrual/Prepayment and Depreciation Journals and reconcile P&L at month end.

Maintenance and Reconciliation of the General Ledger

Balance Sheet Reconciliations

Processing of employee expenses

Credit card reconciliation and payment

Develop Financial and Management Information reporting.

Complete various head office reporting

Undertake projects as and when required to assist in cost saving and achieving targets

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this role we want to hear from candidates who have carried out a similar role previously ideally in a corporate environment.

You will be a hands on finance professional who enjoys dealing with all aspects of the role.

Preferred Qualifications

Along with the relevant experience candidates will also need to be ACCA, CIMA OR AAT qualified.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.