Accounting Manager

Central London
£50000 - £55000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
10 Aug 2017
07 Sep 2017
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Contract Type
Full Time

Accounting Manager

An Accounting Manager / Management Accountant Team Leader is needed to join one of the most influential associations of professional accountants based in London. Expect play a key role managing and overseeing the corporate accounting team.

With over 650,000 members / students in 179 countries, this leading association provides the tools, resources and intelligence to improve the reputation, employability and quality of accounting professionals worldwide. They are now seeking an Accounting Manager / Management Accountant Team Leader to manage their team of two Accountants.

Reporting to the Senior Finance Manager the Accounting Manager / Management Accountant Team Leader will provide direct supervision whilst leading the financial reporting and finance support functions. Whether you are managing month & year end close processes; ensuring timely and accurate reporting; managing the review of new International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS); assisting in the preparation of audited financial statements; maintaining and updating policies and procedures or developing and implementing process improvements it will be your experience with IFRS that ensures this key department runs like clockwork.

To qualify. You should be an Accounting Manager / Management Accountant Team Leader / Management Accountant / Senior Management Accountant / Senior Accountant / FP&A Manager / Finance Manager / Financial Planning & Analysis Manager / Business Partner or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Experience in a similar Accounting / Finance / Financial Planning & Analysis role;
  • Experience of managing a team;
  • Knowledge and experience of applying International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS);
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems;
  • Some exposure to international operations;
  • The ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organisation;
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills.

Chartered accounting status (CGMA, CA, CPA) or similar would be advantageous.

This is a unique opportunity for an Accounting Manager / Management Accountant Team Leader to combine working within such a rewarding sector with a diverse, varied and challenging position.