Date: 02-Mar-2023

Location: Glasgow, GB

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover Precision Components delivers performance-critical solutions for rotating and reciprocating machinery across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. Comprising the Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, Inpro/Seal and Cook Compression brands, our portfolio includes hydrodynamic bearings, active magnetic bearings, system and bearing protection, and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing technologies, pistons, rods and more. Each solution is custom-engineered to provide optimum efficiency, reliability and productivity, and backed by comprehensive aftermarket services. Dover Precision Components serves its global customer base through facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, as well as technical sales representatives around the world. Dover Precision Components is part of Dover Corporation’s Fluids segment.

The Dover Precision Components Accountant is responsible for ensuring accurate financial records are maintained and compliance with statutory and tax reporting requirements are met.  The role will support the Assistant Controller, Europe and coordinate with key stakeholders such as Site Finance Managers, Dover Business Services (“DBS” which is Dover’s shared service organisation), internal and external auditors, and other professional firms.  The role may suit a first move from Practice into industry, or a candidate wishing to build on past working knowledge of Controls and the Control Environment.




  • Exciting opportunity for an ambitious qualified accountant to join a global team
  • Opportunity has arisen due to internal progression
  • Ideal first step from practice into industry, or to build on previous industry experience
  • Hybrid working available


Key responsibilities:


  • Actively monitor and maintain the Control Environment of DPC EU including (but not limited to) the areas of Inventory, Import & Export and Taxation
  • Support internal and external audits
  • Build and maintain relationships with Dover Business Services (Shared Services) providing a point of escalation to resolve any complex issues
  • Drive and support a continuous improvement environment across DPC


Key skills and knowledge:


  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships at all levels
  • Technical knowledge in areas such as US/UK GAAP, IFRS, UK Corporation Tax and Auditing are highly desirable



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.


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