England, Hertfordshire, St. Albans
£40000 - £50000 per annum
09 Sep 2020
07 Oct 2020
Hermione Rowe
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an opportunity for someone looking for a varied role with scope for development within a professional services business based in the heart of St Albans.

Client Details

An established professional services business based in St Albans with national reach.


  • Ownership of bookkeeping aspect
  • Raising the firm's internal payroll each month liaising with HR
  • Supporting with month end
  • Supporting the firm's annual budget and half-yearly forecasting processes.
  • Understanding key performance indicators and analysis of variances to support the Practice Manager/ Financial Controller in the department's reporting responsibilities.
  • Assisting with quarterly reporting of KPI's
  • Preparation of P11D's and PSA
  • Ensuring data integrity of nominal ledger and that balance sheet accounts are reconciled on a monthly basis
  • Providing the tax team with analysis of various expense headings
  • Assistance in providing the necessary information to prepare the statutory accounts
  • Other ad hoc duties in line with the role


  • The Successful Applicant:

    • Experience in a practice environment
    • The ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
    • Competent in preparing accounts in a practice environment
    • An interest in the Accountancy industry
    • Practice Management System (CCH)
    • Advanced Microsoft experience
    • Qualified o in AAT, CIMA, ACCA or ACA. Or qualified by experience.
    • Excellent communication skills (both oral and written)
    • Ability to work in a team environment, thrives on working with others

Job Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible working
  • A minimum of 23 days holiday
  • Competitive salary
  • Membership of pension and life assurance scheme
  • Access to private health care
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Employee assistance support for challenging life times, plus more