Management Accountant

  • Job Reference: 00002220-1
  • Date Posted: 23 December 2019
  • Employer: Veolia
  • Location: Harwell, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Veolia’s broad range of capabilities in the nuclear field have now been united within a new entity: Veolia Nuclear Solutions.

The business has operational centres in the UK, France, the USA, Canada and Japan and brings together a comprehensive range of technologies and services for facility restoration, decommissioning of plants, and the treatment of low-and intermediate-level radioactive waste, all nurtured by our nuclear experts and backed by thousands of Veolia staff worldwide.

Veolia Nuclear Solutions (UK) Ltd. delivered the world’s first remote handling equipment to operate inside a nuclear fusion reactor. The business is staffed by an amazing group of uniquely-skilled designers, engineers and assemblers who are developing and delivering solutions to some of the most complex projects, which currently includes, in the UK (Dounreay Shaft and Silo, Sellafield ponds), in Europe (ITER and CERN) and in Japan (Fukushima, Unit 2)

Away from robotics the business is delivering solutions utilising the Groups technologies in separation and stabilisation (e.g. Geo-melt, a unique batch vitrification process) and developing solutions leveraging the wide range of solutions available across the Veolia Group.

Management Accountant

Veolia Nuclear Solutions (UK) Ltd. is a recognised world leader in the area of remote handling for hostile environments and in support of continued strong growth seeks to enhance its core team by recruiting a management accountant to join our growing team. 

Additionally, the appointee will be expected to contribute to the general activities within the department and company as we continue to develop and grow. 


The following are the minimum requirements for this post:

  • Qualified Management Accountant (ACCA, CIMA)
  • Ideally 2 years post qualification experience
  • Attention to detail and “can do” attitude
  • A team player

The following will be beneficial for this post:

  • Working knowledge of cost analysis within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of month/year end
  • Project accounting

 Salary and Benefits

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

You will be eligible to join the company Stakeholder pension scheme to which the company contributes a sum equivalent to 5% of the annual basic salary.  Other benefits include 26 days annual leave rising by 1 day per completed year of service up to a maximum of 31 plus 8 statutory Bank Holidays.  Three days of the leave are used to allow for a Christmas shutdown.  Bonus scheme, private annual health checks and professional fees are also part of the package.

 Start Date - ASAP

This position is based in our new HQ building located on Harwell Campus and is available immediately.