Central Accountant

Requisition ID:  118813
Business Unit:  Meggitt Aerospace Central (1428)

Coventry, COV, United Kingdom, CV7 9JU

We are a global leader in the research, design, integration, manufacture, certification, and lifetime service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, lubrication, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. We supports the world’s aircraft and aero engine manufacturers, providing a century of experience and innovation for commercial and military aircraft. 


Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our purpose of ‘Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow. A career at Parker Meggitt offers boundless potential for professional and personal growth. You will work alongside the brightest minds in the world, help develop innovative technology and products, and contribute to our company’s goal of solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges.


We have succeeded in employing the top talent in the industry by focusing our hiring efforts on the individual, not the job description. If you are an inquisitive thinker with great ideas and a desire to succeed, we will find the perfect spot for you on our team.

Role Summary


Responsible for performing a wide range of activities to support the Central Finance function. Transacting and accounting for entries related to Meggitt PLC and Meggitt Aerospace Limited Central in the SAP ERP system.


Includes the accounting and reporting for smaller Excel to BFC packs and assisting with the input of forecast and budget into the ERP system In total responsible for up to 10 BFC reporting packs in total (most of which are ran offline in Excel) for which budget and forecast is also reported


Other responsibilities include: Accounting and reporting of Meggitt UK Ltd & Meggitt Properties,  Monthly reporting to FM Maintenance of control accounts, Maintenance of ERP system, Provide general support and analysis for FM Assist with the analysis and calc of Management charges & SSC recharges

Core Responsibilities


  • SAP accounting of Meggitt Properties
  • Monthly reporting into BFC
  • All other central BFC packs submission – Excel to BFC – loans and interest
  • Control account recs
  • Monthly reporting
  • GR/IR clearing
  • Assisting ESSC with AP/AR/Interco queries
  • National stats submission for PLC and MAL Central

Skills, Experience & Capabilities


  • 1-2 Yrs + PQE
  • Ability to research and analyze data effectively
  • Ability to gather data, to compile information, and prepare reports
  • Knowledge of computerized information systems used in financial and/or accounting applications
  • Ability to collaborate; building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • Have customer focus - building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions

Parker Meggitt are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.