Practice Accountant

East London
£40,000 - £49,999
16 Nov 2019
20 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are a boutique management accountancy practice who are looking for our next key team member. We specialise within the hospitality industry and provide our clients with reporting and advice that allows them to control and grow their business. Our offices are based in a shared creative workspace in East London with great transport links.

This full-time role is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual to develop their professional skills within a flexible and fluid working environment. Working with a small team you will get a unique insight into the financial and operational world of restaurants and bars. While the role will initially be as advertised, if the successful candidate shows an aptitude in other areas of the business then the company will help cultivate this.

The role reports to the partners and you will be responsible for producing accounts for our clients and reviewing the work of your colleagues. Therefore, successful applicants must have great attention to detail and be able to manage and prioritise their workload to complete their duties to high standard in a timely manner. You must have good technical knowledge, client facing skills and are able to hit the ground running.

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

Managing a portfolio of clients.

Preparation of monthly management accounts for director review.

Preparation of financial reporting packs.

Monthly meetings with business owners where financial reports are presented.

Overseeing and reviewing the work of junior accountants.

Creating good internal working relationships to ensure the clients' needs are met.

The successful candidate will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

ACA/ACCA qualified.

A minimum of five years' work experience in a similar role.

Excellent IT skills including Sage 50, Google Docs, Excel, and all Microsoft Packages.
Strong communication skills.

High level of numerical and analytical skills.


35 hour working week.


Potential to work from home.

Private healthcare

20 days annual leave + Bank holidays.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.