Accounting Manager

  • Job Reference: MF68
  • Date Posted: 23 December 2019
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are working on behalf of an International company, based in Central London, who is seeking a qualified or part-qualified Accounting Manager to oversee all financial and management company functions.

Reporting directly to the UK Operations Manager, this is an exciting hands-on opportunity.

The successful candidate will manage a team of 2 Accounts Assistants, whilst proactively contributing to the implementation of internal procedures and monitoring existing internal functions. There will also be responsibility for overseeing the Warehouse department - ensuring smooth running of the functions delegated to the staff force of the warehouse and maintaining stock control procedures.

The Company Accountant role:

· Responsibility for Financial and Management Accounts

· Reporting of accounts to US Head Office

· Attending to all internal and external financial queries

· Acting as a point of contact for all accountancy matters

· Taking responsibility for company fund management including banking, investments and cash flow

· Managing insurable coverage and risk

· Ensuring accounting practices and reporting is up to date and compliant with the latest financial standards

· Implementing company-wide accounting packages and managing future upgrades/migrations

· Structuring computerised accounting packages

· Setting up required report writers and matrix tables

· Collaborating with external tax consultant to manage tax planning and reporting

Skills & Experience:

· 7-10 years accountancy experience is ideal

· Previous experience in a senior accounting, accounting manager or financial controller role

· Full or partial accounting qualifications

· Experience in reporting to key/senior stakeholders

· Management experience within a small team environment

What's on offer?

· The opportunity to lead a small but crucial team within a hugely successful International business

· A supportive environment in which your contribution is valued greatly

· Access to all company benefits

This is a full-time Permanent position offering an annual salary of £45,000 to £50,000 with attractive company benefits, including a travel allowance that covers the cost of any public transport with zone 1 and zone 2.

Advancing People - Recruitment Specialists

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