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Finance Manager

Requisition ID:  43296
Business Unit:  AS Loughborough Polymer Seals (1110)

Loughborough, LEC, United Kingdom, le12 9eq


Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”.

These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 11,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe



The Finance Manager will be a key member of the site finance team. They will be required to support and partner with the wider business ensuring finance information is clearly communicated, understood and variances acted upon. As part of a wider site finance team they will also be involved with key processes and activities to help maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of the finance function. They will need a solid understanding of the operational business they support and will need to be able to adapt to changing business priorities.



  • Partners with the business ensuring key financial metrics communicated and understood
  • Prepares annual budgeting and quarterly reforecasting, variance analysis and articulation of financial results
  • Delivers month end financials, period to period variance analysis, and key metrics reporting
  • Finance lead for investment papers associated with footprint activity, ensuring post implementation reviews completed
  • Ensures robust processes are in place and actively work to improve and streamline where possible
  • Works with Site finance team to ensure broader processes are managed across both Product Groups
  • Accurately reports the financial results of Meggitt's operations in accordance with Generally Accepted Principles (GAAP) and/or International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) 
Key Attributes


Education: Professional finance Qualification (CIMA/ ACCA/ACA) with minimum of 3 years post qualified experience


  • Manufacturing background
  • Ability to manage multiple demands and prioritise effectively
  • Engage and influence a wide range of stakeholders to ensure financial commitments are understood and agreed
  • Strong excel and ERP skills (SAP preferable)
  • Personal resilience and an ability to work under pressure
  • Proven ability to improve processes
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with the ability to negotiate and influence, while exercising sensitivity to the audience
  • Able to anticipate future issues/ challenges and make recommendations


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