Management Accountant in London at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

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Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Management Accountant to join our internal regional Finance team this role will be based in our Holborn office, looking after accounts for multiple offices and to provide support to the Regional Finance Manager within the M25 region.

As the largest and fastest growing region of Haines Watts we are looking for highly skilled entrepreneurial individuals to join to the team to assist us in achieving our strategic goal of being the number one advisor to owner managed businesses.

We are a top 15 accountancy firm specialising within the owner managed business area across the UK. A well-established firm since the 1930's with an entrepreneurial and dynamic feel who are continuing to grow nationally as well as regionally.

The Management Accountant role is offering a competitive salary, benefits package and regional travel.

The Management Accountant duties will be:

  • To take on full responsibility for the preparation and delivery of accurate and timely management accounts along with business commentary on a monthly basis to a high standard
  • The preparation of accurate P&L, Balance Sheet, KPI and variance analysis
  • Responsible for the preparation and review of the budgets and forecasts
  • Manage full month end process
  • Produce business cash flow
  • The review and posting of inter-company transfers
  • Development of systems and processes


  • Previous experience of working in a small finance team
  • Strong knowledge of management accounts
  • Experience of budgeting and cash flow
  • Experience of managing multiple company accounts would be advantageous
  • Excellent working knowledge on Sage and Excel

The Management Accountant will have the below skills:

  • Excellent analytical and numeracy skills
  • Strong communication
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Self-motivated
  • Resilient
  • Honest
  • Flexibility
  • Commercial awareness

If you are keen to secure an internal Management Accountant role within a unique top 15 accountancy firm please apply today to find out more.

We do not pay agency fees where speculative and unsolicited CVs are submitted to Haines Watts by any means. For any CVs which are submitted without instruction from the Haines Watts Recruitment team, Haines Watts reserves the right to contact and work directly with these candidates without payment of any agency fee.