Accounting Manager

Job Title: Accounting Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3653228_1569430804
Contact Name: Victoria Birch
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 25, 2019 18:00

Job Description

Accounting Manager, Central London, Competitive salary

Your new company:

This award winning Chartered Accountancy firm is evolving at an extensive rate, with goals and targets of being in the top 50 Chartered Accountancy firms within the next five years. This boutique firm is based in Central London and has a strong, rapidly growing portfolio of clients that specialise in start-up and new businesses. This firm is underpinned by five core values that they strive to include in every part of the day-to-day running.

Your new role:

This Accounting Manager role will entail; ensuring that deliverables to clients in London and South East are up to an outstanding standard, with a high attention to detail. This will include financial statements and technical accounting questions. This client facing role will require you to provide outstanding service and build an everlasting rapport with every client. Travelling may be required. Responsibilities of the role entails:

  • Preparation and reviewing of accounts including, monthly and quarterly.
  • Preparation of statutory accounts
  • Support and guidance to bookkeepers
  • Use of various accounting software (Xero, QuickBooks, Sage One/Live)
  • A point of contact for clients regarding financial matters
  • Consolidation of various information and completion of a variety of tasks for clients
  • Supporting team members with end of period procedures and reviewing various activities, such as VAT returns and journals
  • Support to other team members on their portfolio

What you'll need to succeed:

To be considered for this role, ideally you will have an accountancy qualification, including, ACA, ACCA, CA, CIMA or equivalent with post qualification experience. It is advised that you will have sound experience and knowledge of bookkeeping, management accounts, consolidations, finance processes and UK GAAP and Companies Act. You will ideally be able to handle multiple tasks to an outstanding standard at one time with strong project/time management skills. Along with this, strong computer skills especially in excel, and experience with a variety of accounting software (Xero, QuickBooks, Sage One/Live) would be a bonus. You will ideally also be required to give outstanding support to clients to understand their every need and be able to adapt and proactively take tasks on to the best of your ability.

What you'll get in return:

This upcoming, forward thinking firm offers amazing perks and benefits. Not only do they have a generous salary, you will be able to have complete independence with their flexible working hours and unlimited holiday allowance. They also offer a great pension scheme and performance related bonuses, that will encourage you to step into the next part of your career. Inclusion is an integral part of this firm and they strive for a strong, lasting relationships between all employees. Comfort is key in this firm, with them allowing casual dress while in their modern, shared office. With the increase in success and size of the firm, there is amazing opportunities to grow and develop in your career that should be grasped quickly for those who are striving for success.

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