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Senior Management Accountant

Published 31 October 2023
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Job Starts: 31st October 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Senior Management Accountant - Nottingham

You want to work for a leading pan-European law firm with an established presence in seven offices across the UK, Denmark, and Sweden.

This is an opportunity for a Senior Management Accountant to join the team in Nottingham, supporting the Financial Controller in leading the month and year-end processes, overseeing monthly accounts, detailed variance analysis, and mentoring the Management Accountant.

What will you be doing?

  • Lead the month-end process, optimising the timetable for efficiency and timely delivery of accounts.
  • Provide detailed variance analysis for cost variations, assessing their impact on the budget.
  • Mentor and delegate work to the Management Accountant, ensuring appropriate coaching and training.
  • Reconcile balance sheet control accounts monthly and ensure accuracy of postings, including intercompany balances.
  • Prepare and submit quarterly VAT returns and manage day-to-day bank account operations.
  • Collaborate with Financial Controller and Operations Manager to align finance team priorities, ensuring ledger and data integrity.
  • Lead the year-end process, prepare statutory accounts and schedules, and collaborate with auditors.
  • Prepare overhead budgets and forecasts, liaising with budget leads and providing commentary for significant changes.
  • Assist with system upgrades, generate monthly reports, and support the commercial finance team.


  • Fully qualified (ACCA/ACA/CIMA)
  • Strong systems knowledge and experience in a dynamic finance environment, leading month-end processes.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills, maintaining professionalism and building effective relationships.

Benefits & Salary Package:

  • Salary up to £50,000 per annum.
  • 24 days holiday + bank holidays.
  • Generous company pension scheme, healthcare package, and life assurance.
  • Cycle to work scheme, annual corporate social responsibility day, and birthday leave.
  • Flexible working policy, travel loan scheme, and discretionary annual bonus.
  • Purchase of extra holiday scheme, regular company away days & social events.

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