Senior Management Accountant

Harper May Ltd
City of London, London
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Harper May is currently working with an exclusive 'magic circle' law firm based in central London. This international legal giant is best known for their representation of FTSE 100 listed companies and specialises in representing the biggest clients from both the retail and sport world. With new offices opening in the United States to sufficiently manage new pipeline clients and contracts, this exciting industry leading firm is now looking for a Senior Management Accountant to join their growing team. The role will involve overseeing a junior management accountant and will take the lead on the budgeting and forecasting cycles.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business partnering with the commercial and non -finance teams
  • Overseeing the preparation of the monthly management accounts
  • Producing profitability, variance and KPI analysis
  • Preparing the budgeting and forecasting across divisions and re-forecasting cycles
  • Leading the production of investment appraisals for new offices
  • Producing management information packs for the board
  • Business partnering with senior stakeholders and the UK Managing Director
  • Supporting budget holders and senior managers with ad hoc projects and business objectives

We are looking for:

  • Fully ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified
  • Must have had prior experience within the Law industry
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to convey financial issues to non-financial staff in a clear concise manner
  • Excellent excel skills including VLookup and pivot table
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Team player and can do attitude