Management Accountant

City of London Permanent
  • Hybrid working - City Location
  • Excellent client exposure

About Our Client

A stand out and very well established London Accountancy firm with over 100 years of expertise providing a personal service to tailor their clients financial needs across various disciples. A fantastic firm moving with the times and keeping fresh by boasting hybrid working and excellent financial and well being benefits to all of their employees. A superb training firm that support their staff, and encourage developments in both technical and soft skills training.

Job Description

This accounts team are looking for an experienced Management Accountant to join their corporate team with already approximately 50 staff. Providing the full service of outsourced functions that covers accounting, management accounting, VAT and regulatory reporting for clients in the finance sector.

  • Prepare management accounts and statutory financial reports, including consolidated accounts
  • Prepare and review VAT Returns, including an understanding of partial exemption rules.
  • Delegating, supervising, and reviewing the work of junior members of the team, providing constructive feedback and assist as necessary
  • Providing general accounting services and assistance to clients in the preparation of accounts and VAT returns, for example preparing working papers for management or statutory accounts.
  • Recommend improvements to clients' accounting systems and controls and assist clients whenever needed.
  • Keep Managers and Partners informed of the progress on the team's jobs.
  • Understand the specification of the assignment and report immediately to the Manager
  • Be able to take ownership of an assignment and see it through to completion with the willingness to solve issues as and when they arise.
  • Keep costs within budget where possible and report to the Manager/Partner

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience Management Accountant within a practice environment managing multiple clients
  • ACCA qualified or part‐qualified, or equivalent
  • Experience of preparing statutory and management accounts and VAT returns
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP, specifically an understanding of FRS102
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Client facing experience
  • IT Skills including MS Office, Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Accounting software experience - Sage, Quickbooks or Xero (desirable)

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid and flexible working
  • Buy & Sell holiday
  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension contributions
  • Death in service x4 salary
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity and adoption pay
  • EAP Programme
  • Private health assessments and GP appointments.
  • support your charitable activity by matching your personal charitable donations up to a maximum of £50 per year and by giving you 21 hours of paid leave for volunteering annually.
  • London City location
Gillian O'Regan
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2288

Job summary

Job function
Management Accountant
Business Services
City of London
Contract type
Consultant name
Gillian O'Regan
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2288
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