Cummins Inc. General Accounting Supervisor in Daventry, United Kingdom

General Accounting Supervisor


General Accounting Supervisor

Closing date: 10 th December

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

Our Power Systems Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Davantry for a tenacious General Accounting Supervisor who has existing experience overseeing financial operations and is looking to lead a small and enthusiastic team of General Ledger Accountants.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Streamlining accounting practices and procedures

Oversee and guide two General Ledger Accountants

  • Implement accounting policies in collaboration with the General Accounting manager

Implement processes and procedures that properly capture, track, and report revenue and expenditures

Compile, review and analyze complex, financial information

Review account reconciliations prepared the team

Identify control weaknesses and provide recommendations for remedial changes to tighten and enhance controls and mitigate risk

Create and/ or improve accounting systems to ensure adequate recognition of financial transactions

Coach and mentors General Ledger Accountants; assigns work according to availability, skills, and developmental needs


Skills and Experience Preferred:

  • Existing, professional experience in a General Accounting role including the supervision of staff.

  • Maintaining internal controls and ensuring SOx compliance for close the books, fixed assets and revenue cycles

Sales analysis, reconciliation, reporting and responding to invoicing queries

Fixed assets accounting and ensuring timely asset capitalisation

Completing quarterly reports for submission to Corporate Accounting

Administering the Plant’s leasing requirements and adhering to Corporate policy

VAT reporting and completing PAYE Settlement Agreements for the Plant

Preparing year end local and international tax packs

Payroll related accruals and Intercompany loan account reconciliation

Monthly Balance Sheet account reconciliations and preparing the reconciliation (matrix

Warranty accounting and quarterly cross charge process

Preferred Education, Licenses or Certifications

College, university or equivalent degree, professional membership in a related subject matter

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary between £37,351 to £40,650 depending on experience

Variable bonus of 8%

Bupa for you, partner and children under 21

Health cash plan to assist with costs of opticians, dentist, physiotherapist etc.

Contributory pension plan (up to 5% contributions)

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.

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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Dec 7, 2018, 8:40:22 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 18000736