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Finance & Business Director

Amentum is a premier global technical and engineering services partner. We draw from a century-old heritage of operational excellence, mission focus, and successful execution underpinned by a strong culture of safety and ethics.

We are now recruiting for a Finance & Business Director to join us.

As Finance & Business Director you will lead and manage the accounting function for the Amentum Environment and Energy International Sector and direct the development of the sector's operational finance and accounting, as well as overseeing and managing the finance and accounting personnel. You'll act as a business partner to achieve the sector's financial goals.

This Position reports to the SVP Business Operations and SVP Sector lead and will be a Member of Amentum U.K. Ltd and Amentum international holdings Ltd boards

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Manage the sector's operations accounting and ensure that finance and accounting staff are adequately trained with development plans (Head of Profession for Finance); coordinating workloads, priorities, and schedules to ensure timely and effective completion of work; and monitoring and evaluating performance.
  • Direct the accounting activities and practices by exercising control over financial systems development, budgeting, planning, and reporting.
  • Participate, in collaboration with the SVP International Sector lead, SVP Business Operations and Sector senior management team, in the establishment of the sector's short term and long-term financial and business plans. Make specific recommendations, which will result in cost reduction and profit improvement.
  • Fully engaged in the development and implementation of the Sector strategy and initiatives including M&A, Digitisation, Green agenda and Social Values.Monitor control and assessment of the sector's G&A and Bid &Proposal budgets.
  • Ensure that sector accounting practices and records are maintained in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and corporate policies and procedures.
  • Participate in internal audits and ensure implementation of improvements as required.
  • Participate as required in negotiations with customers regarding contract provisions, fee and overhead settlements.
  • Initiate financial analyses and studies as required.
  • Keep current with technology changes that impact the functional areas of responsibility.
  • Co-chair the sector's monthly business review.
  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested

Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Qualified Accountant; Proven years of progressive accounting experience in a project and programme environment; and excellent communication, analytical, and interpersonal skills.

Position will require some travel.

Due to the nature of the role and the client, it is important that all applications have resided in the UK for at least 5 years. We need all candidates to ideally be Security Cleared (SC) or have no issue in obtaining SC. A prerequisite for SC is that the applicant has lived in the UK for at least the last 5 years.

Amentum is an equal opportunities employer.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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Amentum brings industry-best expertise, processes, and technology to ensure the availability and reliability of our Government and commercial clients’ vital facilities and equipment. We apply our culture of excellence to operate, maintain, and manage your global assets and complex supply chains to meet modern challenges at home and abroad. You get the confidence that comes from a partner with on a century-long heritage of unrelenting dedication to our clients’ missions across the DoD, civilian agencies, and the IC.

We are looking for skilled Veterans interested in continuing your career in aviation, global logistics, IT and Network support, and also unmanned systems. 

We currently have positions open nationwide and globally to include: Kuwait, Iraq, and other overseas locations!

Amentum’s skilled workforce lives with outcomes rather than just works on them. Our employees hold the most sought-after certifications in the industry, including Program Management Professional (PMP), IT/Cyber, ITIL, and Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Our teams who maintain and modify vehicles, aircraft, and weapons systems work within disciplined environments certified to AS9001D, ISO 9001:2015, AS9110B, and AS9100C standards.

Whether it’s managing facilities supporting the IC’s classified missions, operating UAVs that protect our soldiers, or maintaining military equipment at remote bases abroad, Amentum has the experience, passion, and commitment to meet your critical needs.

What happens after I apply? 

First, you will want to ensure your RecruitMilitary profile is up to date, and you also have the most up to date resume to provide. Once you apply for the role you will be re-directed to complete your employment application on Amentum's career site. Once you complete that application a recruiter will review your skills and qualifications and reach out to you about the role as appropriate. 



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