Job Type
Full-Time Regular
United Kingdom

Position Summary

Euravia Engineering & Supply Co Ltd, a part of Magellan Aerospace Kelbrook, Lancashire has an exciting opportunity for Financial Controller.

  • Full-time-permanent position
  • Working days are Monday-Friday 37.5 hours per week.
  • Job location: Colne Road, Kelbrook, Lancashire BB18 6SN

Financial management and control for Euravia UK; leadership of site accounting and reporting team.

Perks and Benefits

  • A company culture that promotes work life balance
  • Access to mental health support
  • Business performance related bonus
  • Career development opportunities
  • Commitment to continued learning and development
  • Perkbox - includes monthly treats and discounts from selected restaurants, cinemas, shops etc
  • Long Service Awards
  • Enhanced Holiday Entitlement based on length of service
  • Free parking

Essential Responsibilities

  • Financial control responsibility for Euravia UK
  • Managing finance & IT team of four people;
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for site and parent group to short timescales; and presentation of results at periodic business review meetings
  • Monthly monitoring & reporting of KPIs and capital expenditure;
  • Monthly forecasting
  • Preparation of annual budgets and 5 year strategic plans;
  • Cash management and forecasting
  • Margin analysis;
  • Management & review of payroll processing & costs;
  • Preparation of statutory accounts for Euravia UK, including consolidation of Euravia NA, and management of audit
  • In conjunction with external advisers, preparation of corporation tax calculations including detailed R&D tax credit claim information, UK / US double taxation.
  • Close involvement in working on the ERP system implementation in conjunction with operations teams as well as IT support;
  • Provide regular & ad hoc reporting information to the General Manager & Managers as well as to departmental managers and corporate directors;
  • Supporting preparation & monitoring of tactical improvement plans with General Manager & Managers;
  • Supporting operations/HR with pay negotiations e.g. introduction of new shifts, discussions with unions, cost scenario analyses & modelling;

Position Requirements


  • Educated to a degree or equivalent level

Professional Accreditation:

  • Recognised accounting qualification desirable; part qualified acceptable


  • Substantial (>10 years) financial and management accounting experience in manufacturing, engineering or maintenance businesses across large and small companies.
  • Use of ERP/MRP systems & accounting software packages
  • Maintenance/processing/reconciliation of general ledgers
  • Dealing with financial queries orally and in writing
  • Experience of managing in house IT

Key Competencies:

  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Effective communication skills at all levels from factory floor to senior management
  • Good numerical/analytical skills
  • Awareness of importance of detail
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Commercial outlook
  • Use of Microsoft Office (notably Excel) to extract/analyse/reconcile/present information

Other Skills/Abilities/Personal Attributes:

  • Team-working
  • Interpersonal
  • Organisational
  • Attention to detail

About us:

Euravia Engineering, A Magellan Aerospace Company is a specialist aviation company providing high quality, cost effective maintenance, repair and overhaul services for a wide range of gas turbines - with particular expertise in the Pratt and Whitney Canada PT6 engine series.

Operating from four purpose-built, fully FAA and EASA approved facilities in Lancashire, England; Euravia offers a Total Support framework for PT6 Engine Operators around the world. Our focus is to address the Customer's unique individual requirements, delivering first class turboprop engine performance and reliability alongside peerless customer service, with efficient turn times and cost-effective pricing.

At Magellan, we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

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