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Management Accountant

Finance - Piccadilly

Contract: Permanent
Salary: Competitive and Benefits

Our Head Office department is located in the heart of Piccadilly and occupies the 5th & 6th floor of our beautiful flagship store. This central London location, offers so much to explore including restaurants, bars, cultural sites, shopping and more, and only a short walk from the Green Park Tube Station and plenty of bus stops.

Job title: Management Accountant

Reports to: Finance Manager

Posts this job manages: 3 Accounts Assistants

Other key relationships: Budget holders & executive team

Location: Piccadilly (Hybrid)

Role Purpose

To lead a four person team responsible for the production of periodic management accounts packs. To communicate and work with key budget holders around the business to keep costs within budget. To aid the finance manager & financial controller with other periodic, quarterly and annual financial requirements including budgets, payments & statutory reporting. To manage and coach three Accounts Assistants within the team and aid them with their development.

Role Responsibilities

• Production and ownership of period end management accounts, prepayments and accruals
• Support with statutory compliance ie national statistics, VAT return, employee benefits
• Manage and support 3 accounts assistants within their roles
• Manage & Maintain the UK fixed asset register
• Oversee periodic petty cash journal posting and company card journal postings
• Assist with the production of company budgets and forecasting where required
• Completion of flash reporting
• Oversee aged debtors & creditors reporting
• Assist the finance manager and financial controller with our Year End Audit as required

Skills and Experience Required Essential (E) or Desirable (D)

Part qualified towards ACCA or CIMA E
Strong understanding of accountancy and book keeping E
Strong Excel Knowledge E
Prior experience with management accounts E
Retail or Hospitality finance experience D
Microsoft Dynamics D365 experience D



  • Hybrid working from home and office
  • A competitive salary
  • A generous store and restaurant discount of up to 40%
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays and an extra day off for your birthday
  • A fantastic subsidised staff restaurant which uses Fortnum’s ingredients
  • A range of opportunities to develop and grow personally and professionally
  • Excellent pension scheme