Financial Accountant – International Law Firm – Chancery Lane – Agile Working

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  • Salary : £75,000 - £85,000

Corporate & Commercial international law firm based in the heart of the legal district seeks a newly qualified Financial Accountant.

£75,000 – £85,000 and benefits

Full time – 3 days in the office, 2 from home

Chancery Lane

Reporting into the Senior Finance Manager, this Financial Accountant role will focus on;

  • All management and transactional accounting functions for the firm and requires an individual who enjoys an autonomous role who can grow with the London office
  • Generating budget and cashflow reports, monthly & annual statutory reports and surveys
  • Partnership accounting, corporate tax and VAT returns
  • Analyse performance reports for the London and international operations
  • Handling relationships with banks

The Financial Accountant will ideally be ACCA/ACA qualified with a minimum of 3 years’ experience currently within a law firm’s accounting department. Additional requirements:

  • Excellent working knowledge of Excel, macro skills preferable
  • PMS experience, ideally Aderant or Elite
  • Knowledge and preparation of statutory accounts, budget maintenance
  • Strong SAR, AML compliance knowledge
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills