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Financial & Management Accountant

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

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At VWV we pride ourselves in providing quality legal advice and ensuring that our clients are at the centre of all that we do.  Our finance department play a crucial role in keeping the firm running smoothly and efficiently. Its hard work behind the scenes is instrumental to maintaining our strong reputation. We are excited to be recruiting for a Financial & Management Accountant to join us in Bristol on a 12 month contract with the potential to go permanent.

Is this your next career move?

You'll become part of a passionate and supportive team headed up by the Finance Director who offers over 15 years' experience in this field. This busy and interesting role will give you great variety with its key task being the preparation of monthly management accounts and annual statutory accounts.

If you prefer getting involved in both management and financial accounting then this could be the role for you. You'll provide and monitor financial data and prepare accurate monthly and annual statements, perform month end and year end close processes, manage tax payments and more. 

Perhaps a part time role is more suitable for you? If so then four days a week will be considered. Keep in mind that although this is a temporary contract, there is a possibly it could turn in to a more permanent role.

Why choose us?

With around 450 employees we're a sizeable firm that still continues to grow, known for its friendly and welcoming culture where team work and collaboration is key, watch this short video to see what our people have to say about us. 

For safety at this time our people are working remotely, though everyone is looking forward to getting back to the office at least part time, where our lovely culture is clear to see.  We work hard but we also have fun and we're missing that social interaction with each other that really embeds our culture.  That said, we have video meeting capability so we can still stay in contact as much as possible.  This unusual time has proved we can work effectively as a business from home if needs be, so whilst we don't yet know how things will look when we return to our offices, what we do know now, is we can discuss the individual flexible needs for every employee and team without agility barriers.

We offer a competitive salary, holiday allowance that increases after 12 months with the firm, contribute to your pension pot, have an informal dress code which allows you to dress appropriately for your day no matter what day it is, give you private healthcare and life assurance, as well as offering a range of discounts with local businesses and with so many excellent internal training programmes on offer to everyone it's so easy to develop and improve your skills.

We’re passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity, we're striving to create an environment where everyone, regardless of background, can reach their full potential.

So who are we hoping will apply?

You'll be a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA or ACA) with recent experience of UK GAAP. Your ability to organise and handle multiple demands and deadlines simultaneously will surely help you succeed in this role.

Perhaps you are looking for a change a scene, a new challenge, or ready to take the next step. Whatever your goal may be, your positive and highly driven attitude will fit right in. If you have an eye for detail and quality, with good IT skills and knowledge of general accounting systems technology (particularly Excel and SQL) we would love to hear from you.

It's handy to let us know what works for you in terms of full or part time. Remember that four or five days per week is an option, with at least one of those working from home.

For more details of the essential and desirable experience we're looking for, please click on the attached job description link.

You’re interested so what happens now?

If you can't wait to apply then click the red apply button at the bottom of this page to create an account and submit your CV or if you'd prefer to talk it through first, then please feel free to give me a call, my name is Hayley Legge and you can reach me on 07468 698 923.   

Polite note to recruitment agencies

Due to the level of interest we receive from direct candidates we won’t be considering applications via agencies for this role.


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