Role details

Financial Accountant

London   •   £45,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • US headquartered law firm
  • Great opportunities for professional development

About Our Client

Recognised by clients, the media, and professional commentators as best in class, having won a number of prestigious awards in recognition of their achievements. Our clients lawyers are known for the clarity, timeliness, and effectiveness of their counsel, and as a result, have become their client's call of first resort for solutions to their toughest legal challenges. The London office is a leader in the UK legal market and the hub of their European practice.

Job Description

You will be responsible for the financial accounting within the accounts team. You will work closely with the Commercial Finance Manager to play a key role in the development of the reporting team.

  • Accountability for controlling and reconciling balance sheet and profit & loss accounts
  • Preparation of statutory accounts for the LLP and Properties company, liaising with professional advisers as required
  • Preparation of tax computations for the LLP and Properties company
  • Preparation and management of external and internal audits
  • Approve and transmit Client/ Office account payments using Coutts and Barclays Banking systems
  • Analysing systems and procedures, identifying and implementing improvements
  • Ad hoc project work

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will need to have a strong personality; willing to be proactive in identifying opportunities, challenge the norm and strive towards excellence and innovation

  • ACA qualified
  • Professional services experience preferred, LLp reporting is ideal
  • A team player
  • Ability to be adaptable and flexible to deal with the changing requirements and timescales
  • Keen to take on responsibility
  • Ability to think strategically, providing advice and guidance which both pragmatic and commercial

What's on Offer

Financial accountant role in Central London

£50000 + generous benefits package

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