Totum Partners are delighted to be working with an internationally recognised law firm who are known being dynamic and progressive. They are looking for a Management Accountant to take primary responsibility for the production of monthly management information and reports and will be closely involved in all budgeting aspects for the firm working closely with key stakeholders in the monthly maintenance of their budgets. You will work alongside the Financial Controller and an Accounts Assistant, and will be expected to provide leadership to the Office Account Team for daily nominal postings as well as maintaining the integrity of the balance sheet for reporting purposes.

The main duties of the Management Accountant will include preparing monthly Management Accounts including firm wide profit and loss accounts, departmental contribution statements and various KPI reports to agreed timescales. You will also assist in the preparation of the annual firm wide budget and reforecasts and will Work with the Financial Controller on the production of the annual and quarterly Financial Statements prepared in accordance to FRS102 accounting standards. The role also requires the maintenance of the monthly cost centre budgets and reporting of actual results including variance analysis to key stakeholders and providing commercial analysis and commentary to various partners and the Financial Controller and CFOO on monthly results. The Management Accountant will also maintain the Fixed Asset, Prepayments and Accrual schedules, maintain the integrity of all balance sheet items and will liaise with external auditors and accountants with respect to the statutory audit and income tax requirements.

Applicants should be qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) accountants with experience in professional services, ideally with some law firm exposure. The position requires a highly analytical individual with strong technical accounting skill and first rate organisation and finishing skills. You will need strong knowledge of cost accounting and budgeting principles and be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills and willingness to function as a role model.

Job Details

Job Ref: 895022
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – London
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: Competitive

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Dee Deol Dee Deol

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+44 (0) 20 7332 6330

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