Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH612_1548951003
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2019 16:10

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with one of the finest legal institutions in the country. The company have a rich and prestigious history and have represented some of the UK's most recognisable figures. My client is constantly ranked at the summit of the Legal500 due to their award winning service and trusted expertise. The company are currently seeking a Finance Manager to join their Central London based headquarters. This role provides an outstanding opportunity to join a sector leader with strong foundations and a history of delivering excellence. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with prior legal experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Providing astute commercial analysis on matters such as trends or client profitability
  • Presenting key stakeholders with detailed expenditure reports and ad hoc analysis
  • pricing and project planning to assist partners
  • Developing & maintaining an up to date rolling 5 year financial plan with forecast/projections and tracking performance against agreed targets
  • Ensuring first class systems and processes are maintained and up-to-date
  • Preparing annual firm wide budgets and KPI's
  • Preparation and delivery of the monthly management accounts including a detailed monthly report

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Must have prior legal experience
  • Strong technical accounting skills are highly desirable
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills