Totum Partners are delighted to be working with a Magic Circle firm in their search for a Finance Manager to delivering or co-ordinating key aspects of the day-to-day operational Finance service to the practice group businesses with a key focus on risk and controls and supporting the Financial Controller in the London legal practice. The role will also be responsible for delivering reporting, analysis, budgeting and long-term financial planning support as well as such commercial finance support as required by the practice’s businesses leaders as it develops and matures.


The Finance Manager will monitor and manage the financial performance of the Practice Group and review monthly P&Ls and commentary and prepare monthly reports and financial analysis. You will lead the management of accounting for client volume discount arrangements, including working with the revenue team, marketing team and the global pricing team. There will be a strong emphasis on holding regular meetings with practice group leaders to develop a detailed understanding of their businesses, their key drivers, future plans and liaise with them on their results. The Finance Manager will be required to develop close relationships with group pricing, finance systems and group reporting teams in London, local BD team and peers across the network.


Applicants should be Qualified Accountants with at least 2 years PQE working within the legal or professional sector. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to influence key business strategies and initiatives and be able to take a strategic view of the business and impact on Finance to improve and deliver a proactive service. Strong commercial awareness is key with experience in understanding complex and diverse business requirements. You mus be service oriented with experience of stakeholder management & the potential to establish a polished reputation in the business quickly.

Job Details

Job Ref: 895158
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – London
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: Competitive


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