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Finance Placement 2020

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What’s the opportunity?

The Finance department is a team which strives to deliver a consistent application of best practice, financial controls and processes. We aim to enhance shareholder value, protect the assets of MBDA and ensure we comply with all national and shareholder requirements.

We don’t require you to have a finance background but it is beneficial that you have a general interest in Finance as a function, due to the numerical nature of the work.


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What will you be doing?

General role responsibilities can include:

  • Understanding and implementation of double entry bookkeeping and financial accounting.
  • Support of financial management of contracts.
  • Forecasting cash payments, receipts, project completion cost.
  • Foreign currency hedging.
  • Reconciliation of accounts.
  • Support of budget and business plan preparation.
  • Completion of annual financial statements.

What are the benefits for you?

  • On the job training from an experienced team.
  • Learn about the various Finance departments, such as Treasury and Cost Control, through the Integrated Finance Campus (IFC), a specific grouping of courses for Finance training.

What’s great about joining this team?

The Finance function is an international team, in which you can gain experience of working across many countries and cultures. The team offers the opportunity to innovate any past processes as well as introduce new ones. There is a real emphasis on utilising your skills and any ideas you may have to contribute to the team and Company as a whole.

What would you get?

  • £18,000 Salary pro-rated over the 10 months.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Paid overtime.
  • A comprehensive pension scheme.
  • Employee funded voluntary private healthcare.
  • Sporting activities.
  • Paid holiday.
  • Fantastic site facilities.
  • A share of the annual Company Bonus.
  • On the job learning and development opportunities.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: GU273

Please note: this is a 10 month placement.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • £18,000 pro rata + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Stevenage (Hertfordshire)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Analytics
  • Computer Science
  • Maths
  • Physics

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