Management Accountant

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
REF: HQ00074112_1499331086

A top International law firm is looking to recruit a Management Accountant to join their established London office. The ideal candidate will be working closely alongside the inter-company budget holders and will involve liaising with international partners, meaning strong stakeholder management skills are essential. This is a great opportunity to work with one of the market leaders and become part of an ambitious high-performing team in the heart of the city.

Responsibilities include:

Month-end duties including:

  • Preparation of Monthly prepayments and Accruals
  • Preparation of month-end journals in line with Global Accounting Policy
  • Preparation of Service to LLP Recharge invoice
  • Assisting the London Accountant with quarterly projections
  • Assisting London Accountant with Year-end audit

Other duties include:

  • Preparation and distribution of monthly spend reports and meet with London based Budget Holders on month and YTD Spend and understand variances against Budget that will impact Projection
  • Dealing with GL coding queries from Accounts Payable and providing support training to ensure accurate invoices are posted
  • Preparation of Global recharges in conjunction with London Accountant.
  • Dealing with GL coding queries from Accounts Payable and provide support and training to ensure invoices are posted accurately

The ideal candidate must have:

  • Have a professional qualification (CIMA/ACCA) or equivalent
  • Post-qualification experience will be deemed preferential
  • Intermediate excel skills with experience of setting up new models
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Strong communicator, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under pressure
  • Experience of providing finance support on IT budgets

If you are interested, or know somebody who may be, then please do get in touch!