Financial Accountant

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
REF: HQ00074155_1499707591

An award winning International Law Firm is looking for a Financial Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the most exciting and high-performing law firms in the UK and will allow the successful candidate to develop their existing skill-set.

The role is key in providing support to the team and the wider department.

The core responsibilities include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Maintenance of Fixed asset register and accounting for depreciation
  • Calculation and posting of prepayments and accruals
  • Production of LLP and Service Company Accounts
  • Preparation of reconciliations, supporting schedules and audit files
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  • Management reporting and information requests
  • Monthly cash flow forecasts and cost centre reporting
  • Assist with pricing and profitability evaluations as required
  • Finance reporting
  • Budget holder's meetings.
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  • Other duties
  • Development of general ledger reporting structure and utilisation of dashboard reporting
  • Development of the annual budgeting and forecasting process
  • Projections and information to support business planning and investment appraisals


The ideal candidate should:
Be a fully qualified accountant, ideally ACA or ACCA, with relevant post-qualification experience

You will have experience gained in the legal or professional services sector.
Have a desire to gain further knowledge of management accounting and commercial performance analysis within a professional service LLP
Be able to demonstrate the ability to prioritise and multi-task when working to tight deadlines
Have a flexible and adaptable approach, with a hands on attitude
Strong communication skills with the ability to deal with colleagues across the firm
Uphold themselves in a conscientious and methodical with excellent attention to detail and accuracy
Be an advanced user of MS Excel

If you are interested in this vacancy, then please do get in touch.