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Senior Management Accountant - Technology Sector

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Accountant Practice

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £52000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lorraine Twist

  • Contact email:

    lorrainetwist@michaelpage.com

  • Job ref:

    13965600/001_1540902056

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    27-11-2018

  • Startdate:

    30/10/2018

  • Client:

    Michael Page

Advise some of the most exciting and fastest growing companies in the International tech sector, as well as a number of dynamic entrepreneurs and thriving private businesses.

Client Details

My client requires a highly motivated and talented individual to join our multi award winning and growing International Financial Outsourcing team as a Senior Management Accountant.

They have a particular focus on the international tech sector and advise some of the most exciting and fastest growing companies in the world, as well as a number of dynamic entrepreneurs and thriving private businesses. They require people with engaging personalities as well as great skills.

This will be a varied role, where no two days are the same.

Description

  • Full review of management accounts, ensuring technical accuracy and any anomalies are investigated and resolved before submission to the client.
  • Control of a portfolio of clients, ensuring all client reporting and payment deadlines are met.
  • Preparation of complex financial reporting packs (revenue reconciliations, comprehensive multi-currency / multi-territory / departmental reporting, consolidated accounts etc.)
  • Supervision of Accounts Assistants and Financial Administrators, ensuring they are completing their work correctly, providing guidance and training where necessary.
  • Review of VAT return submissions, EC sales lists and Intrastat returns, arranging any necessary payment.
  • Maintaining excellent relations with clients, acting as the main finance point of contact, responding effectively to reporting or ad hoc technical queries and resolving any issues.
  • Review of payment runs and online BACs payment submissions.
  • Liaising with teams across the firm together with international local service providers for completion of UK and global compliance tasks.
  • WIP and billing control; understanding client contracts, ensuring a thorough understanding of the contracted scope of work and agreeing additional fees where required.
  • Identifying and implementing enhancements to the existing routines and control systems to improve efficiencies.

Profile

  • You must be an ACA / ACCA qualified accountant.
  • Strong experience in reviewing full monthly management accounts, as well as preparation.
  • Thorough understanding of comprehensive VAT reporting requirements - imports, sales and purchases of EC goods and services.
  • A practice background.
  • Excellent technical ability.
  • Strong IT skills.
  • Ability to manage own tasks, good time management and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines.
  • Very strong communication skills and confidence when dealing with clients.
  • An analytical approach with good attention to detail.
  • Self-discipline, proactivity and ability to make and justify own decisions.
  • An enthusiastic, smart-working individual with a "can do" attitude is vital.
  • A willingness to learn and grow within a commercial environment where client care is the primary focus.

Job Offer

  • Varied and exciting position with progression route
  • The opportunity to advise world leading technology businesses and start ups
  • Be part of a high profile award winning team in which you will be supported by and learn from high profile professionals