Role details

Partnership Accountant

London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exciting opportunity for a Partnership Accountant to join top 50 law firm.
  • International law firm with offices in Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

About Our Client

International commercial law firm working across a broad range of interesting sectors with offices in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. This is a newly created position with fantastic opportunities for professional development and career progression.

Job Description

Key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the accounting and reporting of profit, tax reserves and partner payments for over 90 partners across multi-jurisdictions and multi-currencies.
  • Maintaining the financial matters of the partners, this includes payments are made to partners as scheduled and posted correctly into the accounting system.
  • Maintaining the key financial models that calculate balances for all partners across all offices e.g. capital, profit distributions, drawings and other payment models
  • Preparation & distribution of annual Statements of Account to partners, globally.
  • Coordinating partner distribution process from end to end
  • Liaison with external tax advisors & office accountants on partner tax
  • Preparation of year end journals for profit allocation, tax and capital.
  • Preparation of illustrative cash flow statements for new partners, lateral hire partners and retiring partners
  • Maintain Financed Capital schedule and liaise with bank on application status including liaison with partners
  • Preparing Members Interest schedule
  • Assist Group Financial Controller & Director of Finance with any special projects
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

The Successful Applicant


  • Qualified - ACA, ACCA or CIMA with minimum 2 years PQE
  • Experience working in a professional services firm
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of partnership accounting & experience of preparing partner account statements
  • Experience of dealing with partnership tax and associated tax returns
  • Dealing with and advising on accounting and tax issues, alongside liaison with external tax advisors
  • High degree of professionalism, accuracy in work, and attention to detail

What's on Offer

  • Competitive remuneration package.

Please contact Connor Tostevin on 02072692168 to discuss.

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