Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Reference: 3691177_1574245120
Contact Name: Joel Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 10:18

Job Description

Your new company
I am currently working with a progressive, forward thinking law firm in central London. This firm offers a fantastic opportunity to join a fantastic, high performance team in a diverse and creative environment which is quite unique to the legal sector.

Your new role
This is a really broad role with both internal and external reporting elements. Reporting into the Financial Controller, key responsibilities include:

  • Statutory account preparation
  • Monthly management accounts
  • Cost analysis and commentary
  • Business partner to partners and fee earners on pricing and budgeting
  • Preparation of annual cost budgets and re-forecasts
  • Ad-hoc project work

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified accountant with ACA qualification preferred. You will need a strong academic background and at least 2 years experience in a legal or professional services environment. A key element of the role is the ability to communicate with senior stakeholders, so you will need to be a confident communicator, capable of building and maintaining strong working relationships.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with an opportunity to join a unique firm offering excellent progression opportunities in a really high performance environment which gives the chance to learn from some of the best in the industry. It is a competitive salary and package with the chance to work in a firm that really values its employees and rewards based them on their performance.

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