Financial Accounting Manager

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    Finance jobs

  • Job type:

    Temp / Contract / Interim

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Olivia Kelly

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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A world-renowned law firm are looking for a Financial Accounting Manager to join their London office. It is an exciting opportunity to be part of an exceptional working environment whilst providing a high-quality accounting service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of 5 people - mix of qualified and non-qualified level
  • To review and monitor preparation of monthly P&L's - providing contribution, overhead and firm profit Loss statements.
  • Oversee preparation monthly departmental reports with Business Operations managers.
  • Prepare cost and overhead & cashflow budget.
  • Take full responsibility for the general ledger for the LLP and General Partnership.
  • Produce monthly cashflow statement and forecast.
  • For the general ledger and partnership, review and preparation of quarterly VAT returns.
  • Prepare the Annual Accounts for the audit review for the LLP group.
  • Contribute to the month end process.
  • Work on an oversea office's monthly management accounts.
  • Maintain cashbook and ensure all intercompany are always in balance.
  • Review of the firm's asset spend and determining appropriate financing options.

Key Skills:

  • Hold an accountancy qualification (ACCA/ACA/CIMA) with strong financial and management accounting
  • Experience of working in a law firm or accountancy firm essential
  • Hands on team management experience
  • IT literate - especially on Excel and SQL.
  • Experience of using practice management system, ideally Aderant.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

If you are interested in this role, please apply today!