Management Accountant - Contract

  • Job Reference: 1427
  • Date Posted: 5 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Finance / Accounts
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A highly regarded US Law Firm based in stunning offices in the heart of the City currently has a fantastic new opportunity for a Management Accountant to join the London finance team on a 6 month fixed term contract basis. The Management Accountant will work closely with the Accounts Manager. This is a busy and varied role and you would be responsible for compiling and executing detailed management accounts information for the London and US offices. Duties for this Management Accountant role will involve but are not be limited to, Management Accounting, Budgeting, Variance Analysis & Forecasting, Tax/VAT return process, ensuring compliance with Government statistical reporting requirements and other adhoc duties.

The successful Management Accountant should have a good understanding of all legal finance operations including Billing, A/P, Credit Control and Client Accounts. An accounting qualification is required and experience working within an international law firm would be ideal although professional services backgrounds will be considered. Knowledge of the system Elite 3E or similar legal accounting system is preferred. The successful Management Accountant will be professional, motivated, intelligent, diplomatic, flexible and task-oriented. If you feel that you meet the above criteria, would like to be part of a dynamic team with a leading firm and are available for a Fixed Term Contract role, please contact Ryder Reid Legal for further details.