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Management Accountant

One Group. Six brands. Unlimited possibilities.

Six different automotive brands. Group Functions. Trade specialists.

Volkswagen Group is one of the most successful automotive manufacturers in the world, with some of the most iconic brands that the industry has ever seen. But we're also a great Sales, Marketing and Digital operation in our own right. Last year over 350,000 cars and vans were registered from the Volkswagen Group UK brands, achieving a market share of over 22% and confirming our position as the leading automotive company in the UK.

With a global target to be balance-sheet CO2 neutral by the year 2050, we are leading the automotive transition to zero emission battery electric vehicles. We're focusing on key strategic initiatives to help us become the leading provider of mobility services in the UK, digital sales, the next generation of aftersales and new efficient distribution structures to name a few.

We have a unique culture, built on difference and a friendly rivalry that inspires us all. Across our business, we learn from each other, encourage each other and regularly challenge each other to think differently. Our people have a true passion for what they do, a genuine desire to go further for customers and to give their own careers real momentum at the same time.

Our Central Finance team is at the heart of our fast-paced business, working with the brands and functions to ensure they meet their business goals through financial planning and reporting.

We're looking for two Management Accountants to join our busy Central Finance team on a permanent basis and fixed term contract basis, reporting into the Financial Reporting Manager, you'll be a key finance resource supporting a VWG Brand or Group function. You'll be responsible for delivering accurate and timely month end reporting and provide valuable input into the financial planning and analysis process. You'll work closely with the Controlling team and play a key part in achieving the Group's objectives. You'll get exposure to a variety of responsibilities including reporting of actuals, budgeting and forecasting, balance sheet control and various analysis. You'll also be a key point of contact during the quarterly financial audit process.

The roles are perfect for newly qualified accountants. Ideally, you'll have experience working with SAP and be an advanced user of Excel. You'll need to be naturally inquisitive and analytical with the ability to work independently.

In these roles you'll proactively identify and implement areas of improvement building a strong stakeholder relationship with the brand adding value to our core processes and ensure best practice is met at all times.

So what can we offer you? We know people value different things, so along with a competitive salary, brand new car and discretionary bonus, we offer a wide range of flexible benefits to suit you and your lifestyle including hybrid working.

Sound like your type of challenge? We'd love to hear from you…


  • Contract Type:
    Full-time - Permanent
  • Location:
    Volkswagen Group UK - Milton Keynes
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  • Function:
    Finance and Legal
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