Reference: DL/AF/MACC | Date:

Management Accountant – Top 20 accountancy firm

| City of London / South London | £Negotiable | Permanent

The Company:

Our client is a Top 20 firm of Chartered accountancy firm, based in the City and across the South East.


The Role:

As a Management Accountant within the outsourcing department, you’ll be responsible for working on a portfolio of clients – covering a variety of business activities and sizes. You may be asked at some stage to work at other offices and clients’ premises as required.


The Responsibilities:

  • Data processing;
  • Reconciliation of control accounts – Bank, purchase ledger, sales ledger, PAYE, wages etc.;
  • Producing journal entries;
  • Calculating and posting accruals and prepayments;
  • Preparing VAT returns and associated legislation returns;
  • Preparing management accounts;
  • Preparing year end accounts to 1st draft stages;
  • Communicating and dealing with any queries from clients;
  • Communicating confidently with the firm’s partners and managers regarding your clients.


The Candidate:

  • Essential: recent experience of dealing with a substantial client portfolio, having worked in Practice;
  • Experience/understanding of working with clients across a broad range of sectors and industries;
  • Competent with manual and computerised bookkeeping;
  • Able to produce accounts for sole traders and partnerships;
  • Good IT skills including confidence with using Sage Line 50 and Excel;
  • Strong organisational and time management skills;
  • Able to travel to all areas of London and occasionally other locations if required;
  • Online software experience across a diverse range of packages is advantageous.


If you think you’d be a great fit for this role, we want to hear from you. Please send your CV and cover letter to, and we’ll be in touch to discuss how we can help.

Kingsley Hamilton People is an equal opportunities employer.