Financial Accounting Manager - Law Firm

£400 - £500 per day
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IEUAN HARRILD

THE ROLE

McGregor-Boyall Associates are seeking a Group Financial Reporting Manager for a multinational law firm based in Manchester.

This position will take responsibility for the group’s financial reporting, and will ensure the timely delivery of both the group’s consolidated financial accounts & individual statutory accounts for subsidiaries within the United Kingdom

Besides the BAU tasks listed above, there will be a significant project piece focused around the switchover to a new management accounting system. This is a large piece of work and will require a qualified accountant with strong excel / system skills.

The incumbent will also line manage two accountants and will help to develop them by mentoring and guiding them

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DELIVERABLES

  • Mentor coach a small team by conduct reviews of members work
  • Ensure consistent timely work is submitted by all team members
  • Play a key role in the client’s global audit be key point of contact for UK auditors
  • Oversee the preparation of the client’s Limited Liability Partnership consolidated returns under IFRS
  • Ensure accounting policy remains up to date act as point of contact for finance contacts across the client’s global network
  • Oversee the adoption of a new management accounting systems (Elite 3E)
  • Manage the preparation of accounting adjustments for international offices (according to local accounting standards)
  • Oversee the timely preparation of local accounts for UK entities under FRS102

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Prior experience of managing staff
  • Experience of group reporting under IFRS
  • Experience of working in a partnership (LLP) / a global PLC
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills – must be able to liaise across business create working relationships

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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