Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Reference: 3478134_1615381873
Contact Name: Nicolette Solomou
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 10, 2021 13:11

Job Description

Qualified Finance Manager for an SME agency based in central London £45-60k

Your new company

I am currently recruiting a qualified accountant to join a fast growing leading UK agency with circa £6m in revenue. The business is looking to grow adding new service lines to their model, both organic and via M&A. The business is profitable and growing at 30% per annum experiencing a very exciting period of growth. There is 30 people based in the UK offices and this role will be responsible for managing the day to day finances function reporting into the COO and the Founder of the business. They offer services on a one-off and subscription base, and are really keen to develop their plans to diversify their business offering over the next 12 months.

Your new role

  • Producing monthly management accounts and narratives
  • Take ownership of accruals and prepayments
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
  • Preparing and review of quarterly VAT returns to be submitted to external accountants.
  • Ensure sales are reported and processed weekly
  • Review payment runs prepared by junior accountant
  • Review and ensure accuracy of the entries of the junior accountant
  • Produce weekly cash flow forecasts
  • Mentor development of junior accountant
  • Suggest improvements to processes and financial reports
  • Assist with preparation of R&D Tax Credit claims
  • Support the Finance Controller in ad-hoc projects including board and investor reports

What you'll need to succeed

  • Qualified (0-3 years pqe)
  • A "hands on" attitude
  • Ability to work in a fast paced working environment

What you'll get in return
You will be working in a dynamic business which offers a strong package £50-60k + bonus + benefits + pension. This role will suit a qualified accountant who is looking to gain in depth accounting experience in industry and understand the complexities and challenges involved in an SME.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Nicolette now.
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