Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Competitive
Reference BBBH12976_1617102110

We're growing our internal Finance Team!

Acre is a purpose-led business that specialises in social and environmental impact-led recruitment. With offices in London, New York and Amsterdam, we have partnered with the world's most forward-thinking companies for almost two decades, working with the brightest minds. In doing so, we have helped to catalyse solutions for the world's greatest societal and environmental challenges.

As a result of significant growth at Acre, we are seeking a Management Accountant to join our Finance Team in the United Kingdom, based in London. This is a full-time role (37.5 hours). Given Covid-19 restrictions, all employees are currently working from home. We will consider applicants who are looking for remote working opportunities but who are willing and able to travel into London as necessary.

We currently have a three-person finance team, with a breadth of knowledge and expertise. This role will have a material impact on the evolution of the wider business and the quality of Acre's service offering.

In this role, you'll work with our Finance Director to manage the day-to-day financial transactions of the company. You will also support in the continued development and management of our Finance Team.

What can you expect to do in this role?

Month End

  • Reporting and transactions as well as business partnering across the organisation, including all three regions.

Management & Development

  • Manage and mentor our apprentice level 3 AAT finance assistant

  • Offer development support and assistance to our level 3 AAT sales ledger controller

  • Deputise the work of the Financial Director within the Finance Team

Process, Policy, & Procedures

  • Assist with documenting, maintaining, and disseminating Acre financial processes, policies and procedures

  • Assist Finance Director with ad-hoc projects

What skills will you need?

Detail Oriented - You will need to have a strong attention to detail working in a small finance team in a fast-paced environment.​

Determined - You will have a strong sense of purpose and a strong resolve to overcome obstacles and challenges until the job is done!

A Good Communicator - You will need to have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Incorporating the use of IT, to ensure that communications are efficient and effective.

Technical Skills & Qualifications - Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA, intermediate/advanced Excel skills and hands on experience producing all aspects of management accounts process.

What can you expect from Acre?

A fast-paced and challenging work environment

You'll work at the cutting-edge of one of the most rapidly advancing markets for a company with an unparalleled reputation in the sustainability marketplace. We challenge ourselves to attain excellence in everything we do; we enjoy hard work and the success which comes with it.

A competitive salary and clear career path for high achievers

People are our most important asset and at Acre, you'll be able to develop your knowledge of this exciting and globally important area. We have high standards and for those who achieve excellence, we offer a market leading remuneration package and the support to grow a career with clear training and development that's built around you. Flexibility, trust and an investment in your wellbeing & future are really important to us.

The chance to work for an ethical and sustainable company

​We work hard to have a positive influence on our staff, customers, local communities and the world at large. We are members of the UN Global Compact and create an annual sustainability report.

If you have the necessary experience and feel that sustainable, values-driven relationship-building could be an interesting path for you at this stage of your career, apply today or contact Chloë via chloe.hunt@acre.com to discuss this opportunity.