Senior Accountant

Location Ilford
Discipline: Business Support Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000
Contact name: Kayleigh Flynn

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Published: 3 months ago

At Kayman Recruitment, we have partnered with our client, who provide professional financial advice in a personal and friendly manner. ​A fantastic opportunity has arisen within their organisation, a family ran Accountancy Practice – who are looking to boost their team with the addition of a Senior Accountant. If you have a solid foundation of accounting, tax and audit skills together with a high level of IT skills, particularly on Excel, this could be the opportunity you have been looking for!

Duties will include:

  • Preparation of small and medium sized limited company and LLP accounts primarily from a trial balance as well as manual client records.

  • Preparation of industry specific accounts including: solicitors accounts and charities

  • Audit fieldwork as part of an audit team

  • Providing detailed discussion notes for client meetings on accounting and tax related aspects

  • Direct client involvement – working with the client to solve queries and provide recommendations.

  • Management accounts preparation and cash flow projections

  • Bespoke tax and accounting technical projects as they arise

What they're looking for:

  • ACCA qualified or part-qualified

  • Experience working within Accountancy Practice

  • Knowledge of IRIS accounts production would be advantageous

  • Good knowledge of bookkeeping packages including Sage and Xero

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and data analysis techniques

  • Comfortable with complex reconciliations such as CIS and VAT

  • Some previous audit exposure

What they can offer you:

  • Competitive base salary of £40k to £50k dependant on experience

  • Full study support package including paid courses and study leave

  • Company pension

  • 4pm office finish on Fridays

  • Regular team events