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Senior Bookkeeper / Management Accountant

BV Recruitment Ltd
London (Greater) (GB)
To £45000 + 30 days holiday
Closing date
13 Apr 2023

Job Details

Are you currently a Senior Bookkeeper, Management Accountant or Finance Manager, used to working in an SME in a sole charge hands on role? (or looking for this from your next position?). Are you looking for a role with high levels of responsibility for a small owner managed business with a turnover of £3m based in a prime location in Zone 1 Central London? Are you either already working in industry or working in practice and looking for your first industry move? Reporting directly to the Owner of the business and being in charge of all the firms finances (an external accountant prepares the statutory accounts and tax returns), your role will include: the preparation of monthly management accounts, maintaining the fixed asset register, maintaining the sales ledger and purchase ledger, submitting VAT returns, bank reconciliations, processing payrolls for a small number of staff, budgeting, cashflows, forecasting, liaising with the external accountant plus any ad hoc projects as required. Your role will be varied and challenging, yet enjoyable and you will work in a small, close knit firm consisting of 5 staff in total. The firm are looking for someone either from a practice background who is looking to make their first move into industry or someone already in industry and looking for more responsibility. You must be happy to work in an office based role (there is no home working). The firm are happy to look at someone full time or someone looking to work 4 days a week.

To be considered for this new role (March 2023) you will be working in industry or in practice and you must have experience of the above duties, including the preparation of management accounts, general bookkeeping duties, Vat returns, cashflows, budgeting and basic forecasts. If you don’t have experience of payroll training can be provided. It is likely you will be working in a small or medium size firm either in practice or industry and used to working in an SME environment in a hands on role. You must be driven, commercial, be able to work to tight deadlines, be motivated and be able to work under pressure. You must also be willing to carry out other duties within the business, including assisting with general office manager duties as required. The role will be office based and you must also be able to hit the ground running. In return you will be offered a very generous holiday allowance of 30 days holiday a year plus the 8 bank holidays. They are happy to look at someone who is QBE or someone fully ACA qualified.

This small yet growing international Media / Advertising business is growing at a rapid rate, they have nice open plan offices in the middle of the West End and provide their staff with challenging and enjoyable roles. The firm is profitable and growing at a steady rate. Overall this is a great opportunity for a practice or industry candidate to join an SME in a Sole Charge internal accountant / Senior Bookkeeper / Management Accountant / Finance Manager role (ether full time or 4 days a week), with an SME Media / Advertising business and work in a varied and challenging, enjoyable new role.





BV Recruitment Ltd is a niche recruitment consultancy business that recruits for the London accountancy practice market and the surrounding home counties. We cater for all levels of accountant including juniors, semi seniors, seniors, managers and partners, across most disciplines in practice including audit, tax, accounts, forensics, corporate finance and general advisory work.

In 2010 BV Recruitment Ltd worked with a large number of industry companies which were referred by our practice clients in the Top 20 and Top 60, testament to our high quality work. These have included roles for newly qualified ACA’s, Management Accounts roles, Finance Director and Financial Controller roles.

Over half the roles we work are given to us on an exclusive basis by our clients, so you won’t find many of our roles with other agencies due to the strong client relationships with have built over the years.

We offer a professional and confidential value added service to both our candidates and clients, and you can expect to be given lots of information about the clients you are interviewing with, as well as detailed interview tips, practice questions and information about your interviewers – all aimed at given you the best chance of getting the job you really want.

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