Outsourcing Management Accountant

Outsourcing Management Accountant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Outsourcing Management Accountant to join our team.


  • Review VAT returns, EC sales lists and Intrastat returns;
  • Prepare an audit file which could be provided to the client’s auditors, with supporting schedules for all balance sheet items;
  • Line manage and develop more junior members of the team;
  • Prepare basic statutory financial statements for clients with little or no supervision;
  • Liaise and collaborate with tax, payroll and other departments on client matters;
  • Data processing, including bank transactions, sales and purchase ledger items, expense claims and all other general ledger postings, journals etc;
  • Assist with tendering to potential new clients and implementation for new engagements.


  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal;
  • Have an understanding of VAT rules and the basic principles of partial exemption;
  • A positive and confident self-starter, with good client skills;
  • Knowledge of UKGAAP, IFRS and disclosure requirements of the Companies Act;
  • Strong IT skills, specifically Xero and Excel; Sage and CCH experience would be useful;
  • Be AAT qualified or ACCA, ACA or CIMA part qualified with 4-5 years UK practice experience, preferably within an outsourcing team.