Senior Accountant

30000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP45000/annum
10 Mar 2017
24 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
After 150 years our client is still developing and pioneering new ways of making life easier for their customers.

The group comprises of teams of accountants, lawyers, tax advisers, trust managers, data specialists and company formation specialists and is made up of four companies based in the UK with four international offices.

Purpose of the role
• To produce to a high level client work to include, completion of statutory accounts, tax computation and returns.
• To produce management accounts, VAT returns, payroll and general advice to the client in respect of UK Companies and Partnerships.
• To keep up to date with any changes in accounting regulations (UK GAAP, IFRS etc)

Reporting to
• Accounting Services Manager

Main responsibilities
• To provide accounting services to clients to include preparation of statutory accounts, management accounts, tax computations, VAT returns, payroll, cash flow statements, consolidated accounts when required and general accounting advice to the client.
• To keep up to date with accounting developments and to ensure any impact from these developments is properly understood and communicated to clients in an efficient and effective manner.
• To assist in the identification and implementation of improved working processes.
• To ensure your working practices remain in line with the documented procedures as required to meet ICAEW quality assurance levels.
Company representation
• Playing a full role as an employee working with and supporting colleagues and team members.
• Being an ambassador for the company, enhancing its good name by personal contact with clients or customer groups, professional bodies, official agencies and others as appropriate.
• Comply with the requirements of our Quality Management System certified under ISO 9001 and our Information Security Management System certified under ISO 27001.
• To preserve and enhance the Company's reputation by endeavouring to achieve the highest standard of work always.
• To undertake other duties and specified projects on an ad hoc basis as and when directed.
• To communicate courteously and effectively with customers, staff, and external bodies by the most appropriate means