Management Accountant - Practice

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Experienced management accountant, ideally ACA ACCA CIMA, for outsourcing team of Salisbury accountancy firm

Your new firm
You will be working for a Top 10 Firm of accountants in their Salisbury office, which provides a range of services to private clients (primarily in the agricultural & landed estates and the bloodstock & equine sectors) and small corporates (typically owner-managed or family-owned businesses). They offer a partner-led service delivered in a pragmatic and approachable way.

Your new role
Working as a Management Accountant in their Outsourcing Department, you will be responsible for preparing and inputting client transactions into computerised ledger system; preparation of monthly/ quarterly management accounts for clients; visiting client premises to undertake on-site accounting needs as required; preparing monthly/ quarterly VAT returns from financial information supplied by client ad preparing annual financial statements including statutory accounts, partnership accounts, sole trader accounts and trust accounts for tax purposes.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have a strong academic history and be part/fully qualified AAT/CIMA/ACCA/ACA or equivalent qualification, or qualified by experience in a similar role either in practice or a commercial company.

You will need to be client focussed and able to develop relationships and gain the confidence of clients, plus the ability to attend to client queries and emails on a timely basis, and have the flexibility to work on-site at clients' premises as required.
You will need to be competent in the use of IT and be able to work on bookkeeping packages and Excel.
Commercial awareness is also required and and an understanding of each client's organisation, their industry and business in general assists in putting each assignment into perspective and in identifying potential risks.

What you'll get in return
As well as a competitive salary and benefits package you will be working as part of a dynamic growing team working as part of an established and highly respected firm.

What you need to do now
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