Management Accountant - Top 20 firm

£45,000 - £50,000


Sam Dougall

AJ Chambers are working with a Top 20 firm in Central London who are looking for an experienced Management Accountant to join their team.

What’s on Offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Genuine Work-Life Balance
  • Employee recognition awards and bonuses
  • Private Medical
  • + many more

Purpose of the role

The provision of bookkeeping, management accounting, UK VAT and related services, on a regular basis, to a portfolio of clients.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • The update of the accounting records from the information and documentation made available.
  • The reconciliation of all major control accounts, the preparation of management reporting, assisting with the preparation of the financial statements and assistance through the audit process if appropriate.
  • The preparation of UK VAT and related returns.
  • Provision of any related administrative requirements.
  • Ensuring that all assignments are carried out within specified timeframes.
  • Ensuring delivery of reporting in line with client / HM Revenue & Customs / statutory deadlines.
  • Ensuring that all hours worked on assignments are correctly recorded.
  • Ensuring work is performed to standards required and completed within specified timescales
  • Work to budget
  • Dealing with technical aspects and obtaining advice from internal resources as appropriate.

The Ideal Candidate

  • 3 years + experience within Management Accounts / Bookkeeping team.
  • Must have recent experience of working in a practice environment.
  • Excellent bookkeeping skills and fully experienced in the preparation of UK VAT, related returns and management reporting
  • Completely conversant in the use of Xero / QBO / Sage Line 50, Word and Excel. Experience in the use of SAP, Navision and Microsoft Dynamics will be advantageous.
  • Good knowledge of UK VAT and related legislation.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Organisation/time management skills.
  • Communication – good written, verbal and active listening skills.
  • Confident when dealing with clients and getting your views across.
  • Methodical and logical thinking.
  • Team player.
  • Use initiative to identify problems and provide solutions.

If you are interested in this role or would like to find out more, please apply with your CV or contact Samuel Dougall at AJ Chambers recruitment.

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