management accountant

Polkadotfrog are partnering with our client, a small but busy accountancy practice who are seeking to on-board a new management accountant to join their friendly team, this role is ideal for either a management accountant with previous practice experience or potentially as a trainee role for a lesser experienced candidate that shows promise.

The Position:

This is a varied & hands on role which gives exposure to a range of different tasks within an accountancy practice including:

  • Accounts preparation – preparing monthly & quarterly accounts for clients which include profit/loss & balance sheet commentary. You will be completing accounts using bookkeeping records maintained by other members of the team. This includes review & amendment of bookkeeping, completing paperwork, various reconciliations including bank, VAT, cash & wages as well as posting accruals & prepayments in the necessary journals.
  • Accounts review – of work completed by other team members & correcting where required.
  • Meetings – On occasion you may be required to meet clients either in the office or at the client’s premises to discuss the accounts & general performance of the business. Their clients are located throughout East Anglia & the Home Counties therefore a full driving licence will be required

Why should you apply?

A great opportunity to learn more, or diversify your skill set in a fast based environment a bit different to the typical, stuffy accountancy practice with an opportunity for study support on a case by case basis.

What we’re looking for:

  • Sage 50 (essential)
  • Microsoft Word & Excel Skills (essential)
  • Xero / Quickbooks (desirable)
  • Work well under pressure to deadlines
  • Self-motivated & accurate
  • Work well alone & within a small team
  • Polite with a good customer service manner
  • Punctual, presentable with a Professional attitude
  • Full UK Driving Licence (essential)
  • AAT level 4 (essential)
  • ACA, ACCA, CIMA – part or fully qualified (highly desirable)