Management Accountant

London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to £50,000 + possible study package. Approx 50/50 Office/Home working
14 Apr 2021
09 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT (recently qualified / part qualified)

Central London office with flexibility for home working (approx. 2 days per week from home)

Competitive salary, according to experience. We will consider supporting the successful applicant with an appropriate study package.

Reports to Chief Financial Officer

About DeHavilland:

DeHavilland provides fast, accurate and relevant political monitoring, campaigning tools and research services for public affairs professionals.  We help our customers to track the latest developments in Parliament and engage the stakeholders who matter most to the organisation.  (  The business has very recently been acquired by Bridgepoint Growth, a private equity fund, and a new Finance function is being put in place to support the business during this exciting period of change and fast growth.

This Management Accountant Opportunity: 

The individual will have the following opportunities:

  1. To further their career in a fast growing, entrepreneurial organisation in a highly visible role
  2. To gain experience in a private equity backed company
  3. Career progression path


  1. Management accounts preparation and investigation of budget variances
  2. Preparation of monthly KPIs
  3. Operation of the accounting system (Xero):
    - Sales invoicing and credit control
    - Purchase Ledger
    - Cash
    - Journals
  4. Treasury and cash management UK VAT returns Input and review of monthly payroll via outsourced provider Managing pension plan with outsourced provider Processing staff expenses Holiday & sickness records Calculation of Sales Commissions Maintain the company’s Data Room           

Management Accountant profile:

Hands on, recently qualified / part qualified accountant who enjoys taking responsibility for financial operations and developing them as appropriate. Strong attention to detail accompanied by a desire to work in a highly effective, well-controlled and efficient operation.


The individual will have the following characteristics:

  1. Recently qualified / part qualified accountant
  2. Hands-on – able to get the job done with “can do” attitude
  3. Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  4. Highly adept Office suite user with strong Excel skills (Pivot Tables, v-lookups)
  5. Able to drive efficient processes through using IT systems
  6. Able to develop good relationships and communicate effectively with the internal and external stakeholders:
    - CFO
    - Key internal stakeholders (e.g. Sales, Tech, wider employee base)
    - Customers / Vendors

Please apply with details of your salary expectations, professional qualifications and availability (notice period).

Apply for Management Accountant

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on GAAPweb you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy notice. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.