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Management Accountant - Newly Qualified

  • Location City of London
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH127690
  • Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, enhanced pension + benefits
  • Specialisation Banking and Finance
  • Posted January 13, 2022

Are you a recently qualified or exam qualified ACA professional looking for your first move from practice into the investment management industry? If you consider yourself a bright, dynamic and ambitious individual and you would love to work with a high performing team with a global reach, please read on.

Joining a global alternatives investment management firm, renowned for exceptional results, you will be laying a strong foundations on which you will be able to build a successful finance career.


The successful candidate will be responsible for preparation of management accounts & management information packs together with preparation of annual financial statements. The role also encompasses business partnering, as well as undertaking ad hoc analysis and project work.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Preparing monthly management reporting packs, including variance analysis and insightful written commentary
  • Provide ongoing support to the Business and add value by continual business partnering, being proactive and commercially aware, and undertaking any ad- hoc projects the Business may require
  • Aid commercial and operational planning by assisting departments with the preparation of annual budgets
  • Ensure an efficient financial month-end close process, with timely and accurate preparation of manual journals (such as accruals, prepayments, cross-charges, etc)
  • Maintain the integrity and accuracy of entity balance sheets by performing monthly / quarterly reconciliations in line with month end timetable
  • Ensure the entities fulfil their legal, tax and regulatory obligations by taking ownership of the preparation of annual financial statements and assisting with external returns (FCA, VAT, PSA, ONS, etc)
  • Help execute efficient year-end audit & tax compliance process
  • Improve the effectiveness of the Finance Team by identifying and implementing process efficiencies
  • Ensure the effective maintenance of internal controls by remaining vigilant, professionally sceptical and providing the appropriate level of challenge to the Business

Requirements for the position:

  • Qualified (fully or exam qualified) ACA with experience working in practice - ideally exposure to auditing / advising financial services or regulated businesses
  • Understanding of FRS 102 desirable
  • Be a bright, enthusiastic team player with a proactive approach
  • Intermediate excel skills
  • Desire to continue developing skills and broadening working knowledge

For more information, please contact Cheryl Aust directly at Investigo London.