Accountant

Location
London, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
17 Jun 2019
Ref
TCSL-04
Contact
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Accountant

Location: London

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Job Role:

The company is a leading independent provider of corporate, trust and fund services to the financial sector worldwide, employing 900 staff across a global footprint that spans Africa, the Americas, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe and the Middle East.

They have had a presence in London since the inception of the Group who provides UK corporate, domiciliary and administrative services to international business companies, UK companies and Limited Liability Partnerships.

They are seeking a talented professional accountant to join their thriving London West End office. Client-focused and service-oriented, they employ individuals who are professionally minded, committed and able to demonstrate good interpersonal skills.

The Role:

They have an exciting opportunity for a commercially focused Accountant to join their corporate services team on a full or part time basis.

Responsibilities:

  • Meeting with clients and potential clients. Preparing meeting notes and client proposals
  • Bookkeeping and preparing annual accounts for client companies
  • Preparing tax returns and liaising with HMRC
  • Processing VAT applications and preparing quarterly VAT Returns
  • Managing client payrolls
  • Preparing various client financial reports
  • Procuring and maintaining client engagement letters and due diligence documentation

Key Skills:

  • Passionate individual committed to delivering their best in a high paced and demanding work environment
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Comfortable with deadlines and targets.
  • A team player, but able to work independently and to take the initiative
  • Keen attention to detail

Required Experience:

  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years practical experience with an accounting practice, with exposure to a variety of clients
  • Good knowledge of UK GAAP
  • Excellent IT skills- Excel/ QuickBooks
  • ACCA/ ACA qualified or part qualified

Compensation:

An attractive compensation package is available and will be based upon the successful candidate's relevant experience and overall suitability for the position.

How to Apply:

Your application pack, which will be treated in strict confidence, should include a CV and a Cover Letter clearly outlining the skills and attributes you would bring to this role, your current salary or salary expectation and whether you are looking for a full or part time position.

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Accountant, Chartered Accountancy, Bookkeeper, Chartered Accountant, Senior Accountant, Management Accountancy, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, Finance Manager, Finance Controller will also be considered for this role.