Senior Management Accountant

Job Title: Senior Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East London, London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 678945SP_1616347479
Contact Name: Sophie Penno-Charles
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 21, 2021 17:24

Job Description

Senior Management Accountant | £50,000 - £55,000

  • Fancy working close to home in East London?
  • Mix of Financial & Management accounting and Business Partnering
  • Ownership & autonomy

Reporting to the Finance Director and based in the gorgeous East London office - when it's safe to do so - you will gain exposure to all of the accounting and reporting requirements of a global publishing company.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with the month-end and year-end closures
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Controlling of the accounting process for inventory (WIP & finished goods)
  • Producing the monthly consolidated management information and board report summary
  • Liaising with departmental managers regarding the financial performance of their cost centers
  • Assisting the Finance Director with the year-end audit process and production of the UK Statutory accounts.
  • Preparation of the information required for UK corporation tax returns
  • Offering professional judgement on VAT legislation and customs compliance
  • Working closely with the manager of Digital and implement/develop controls and MI
  • Assisting in the annual budget and forecasting process
  • Providing support and guidance for colleagues in the finance department

Desired skills and experience:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • A knowledge of IFRS and indirect taxes
  • Proficient in Microsoft excel skills with the ability to handle data in an efficient way
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team, with a willingness to help in all areas as required
  • Candidates with a practice background are encouraged to apply, however note that we require hands on accounts preparation experience, not just audit