Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Maidstone
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
04 Dec 2016
Sectors
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accountant

Simpson Dean Ltd is currently recruiting for a Chartered Accountant for their client based in Kent.

The successful candidate will be a proactive and highly organised ACA/ACCA qualified Chartered Accountant.

As the successful candidate, you will head up the Accounts team as part of the Firm's future growth plans and ongoing expansion and day to day duties will include, but not limited to:

•Operation and reconciliation of the Firm's client and office bank accounts
•Preparing forecasts and financial statements, business plans, commentaries and budgets for management and Partners
•Managing the Firm's cash flow, billing, expenditure, credit and investments
•Monthly payroll for staff
•VAT / Tax Returns
•Dealing with, and advising on tax issues, ensuring compliance with tax legislation
•Reviewing and preparing trust accounts alongside tax returns for individuals, companies, LLPs and trusts
•Liaising with auditors, regularly undertaking audits, involving the examination of the organisation's accounts, analysing risk, inspecting the organisation's current practices, investigating any financial irregularities and recommending improvements
•Managing Accounts based colleagues

Reporting to the Firm's Equity Partners, this Chartered Accountant role is a crucial and key role which entails a high level of responsibility to ensure the smooth operation of the Firm's financial accounts.

Our client is a highly respected and well established law firm with a dynamic and progressive approach and offering professional business, personal and specialist legal advice.

You must be highly organised, disciplined and able to work well with volume work and in a very busy environment.

This is a demanding role and you must be able to prioritise work, use initiative and work proactively, coupled with a good client manner, smart appearance and technical competence.

A clean driving licence and own transport is essential as the role is predominantly based in Maidstone, however, some travel will be required to and from Gravesend.

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