MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT, SURVEYORS, CENTRAL LONDON
Our client is an independent multi-faceted firm of surveyors, and technical specialists who offer their services to a range of external clients including architects, developers, environmental consultants and surveyors in both the commercial and public sectors. They are market leaders in their specialism and have grown on a consistent level to their current workforce of c.150 staff and in excess of £20m turnover. They now seek to recruit a Management Accountant/Finance Manager who will, reporting to the Head of Finance, assist in financial reporting and analysis to support effective decision making by management. The successful candidate will run the month end reporting and deputise for the Head of Finance in their absence both when they are on holiday or in company meetings. Candidates will be Qualified By Experience, part or fully qualified ACCA/ACMA/ACA. Key responsibilities include co-coordinating, assisting in, and reviewing the preparation of monthly management accounts, along with providing written supporting commentary. The successful candidate will also assist with the Year End statutory account production and audit queries, assist with the production of year budgets and re-forecasts throughout the year, weekly reconciliation of bank accounts, manage the completion of statutory returns including the annual accounts and VAT returns. They will also need to provide additional financial information when requested by the Head of Finance to assist in the production of management reports. Candidates will have strong management accounting and book-keeping skills, be highly analytical and have good Sage and Excel skills. They will have commercial acumen, possess strong interpersonal skills and be able to lead and motivate members of the accounts team. The appointee will conduct regular appraisal of accounts staff, ensuring their development and also be involved with the recruitment of new team members. The role entails dealing with a wide variety of people both internally and externally so candidates should be capable of dealing with senior level colleagues, auditors, solicitors, bankers and HMRC. This is a great role for a candidate who has previously worked within a small Accounts team and enjoys the dynamics of a growing successful business. Please email c.v. or call for further details.