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Accounting Supervisor

Requisition ID:  43513
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Shepshed Group (1120)

Shepshed, LEC, United Kingdom, LE12 9NH

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



This is an exciting opportunity to manage and lead the AP, AR, Expense and GL processes across two UK sites based in Shepshed & Stevenage that are part of the Composites Product Group (with the role based at Shepshed). This role will be required to work closely with the FP&A team to ensure month end accounts are produced in a timely and accurate manner and will provide a great opportunity to engage with the wider business, gaining an insight into the Composites business.



  • Manage all customer accounts ensuring all aspects of credit control completed including: timely receipt of balances, monthly reconciliations, prompt query resolution, credit checks completed, overdue debt chased
  • Responsible for producing monthly EC sales, intrastats and inter-company recharges
  • Have oversight of the overall transaction processing activity – requires a working knowledge of AP, Expenses and General Ledger
  • Supervise an AP clerk
  • Work closely with the business to ensure processes followed and any business issues understood and resolved
Key Skills and Attributes


  • Credit control background with working knowledge of all aspects of transaction processing – AP, AR, General Ledger and Cash
  • Intermediate skills in Excel important
  • Knowledge of Syspro would be useful but not essential
  • Strong record in building relationships inside and outside of the business
  • Supervisory experience and managing others would be preferable
  • Proven ability to standardize and improve processes


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