Management Accountant - Practice

Goldhawk Associates
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
I am working with a very niche Firm of Accountants based in London an easy walk from Charing Cross Station who are looking to appoint a Management Accountant. This is an exciting appointment as the Firm are looking for someone to complement their team of skilled and talented individuals. There is a great deal on offer for the right candidate and the Firm prides itself on its internal training and development program and the opportunities it can offer its staff.

This role will offer exposure to an exciting client base and portfolio where you will be involved with some very interesting clients and projects. They are looking for an experience individual with ACA or ACCA qualifications. Your role will involve providing management accounting services a varied client base. You will provide direct supervision and leadership to a large team and prepare/review monthly management accounts. You will have had good all round outsourcing and management accounting exposure and be looking for a forward thinking, fast paced mid-tier Central London firm where you can progress your career.

You will be joining a large established team and be responsible for managing your own client portfolio within a multidisciplinary practice, liaising with international clients and affiliates and supporting senior team members.

You will be required to:

Full review of management accounts, reports and VAT returns, ensuring technical accuracy and any anomalies investigated and resolved
Control of a portfolio of clients, ensuring all client reporting and payment deadlines are met.
Preparation of complex financial reporting packs including revenue reconciliations, comprehensive multi-currency and multi-territory reporting and consolidated accounts
Supervision of of Accounts Assistants and Financial Administrators, ensuring they are completing their work accurately, providing guidance where necessary
Dealing with technical queries
Review online BACs payment submissions
Assisting the department manager

It is essential that you are ACA or ACCA qualified accountant with post-qualification experience
Have worked in an outsourcing team within practice, looking after a portfolio of clients including strong experience of reviewing monthly management accounts prepared by junior team members, with strong leadership and managerial attributes
Strong IT skills and excellent knowledge of excel, Quickbooks and Xero
Good VAT knowledge
Ability to manage staff as well as your own tasks, good time management and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines
Excellent communication skills and confidence when dealing with clients

Unfortunately, due to the high number of applications currently being received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.