Trust Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Company Fusion Limited are working with an international practice of Chartered Accountants with its head office in the United Kingdom. Our Client specializes in personal, corporate taxation and financial advice to international groups and private individuals. Our Client was established over 75 years ago and ranks amongst the top practices in the UK. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Trust Accountant to join their Trust and Wealth Services Team in Leatherhead, Surrey.

The Package - What you could earn

-Basic salary paying up to GBP45,000 per annum depending on experience
-Four weeks holiday per year increasing with service, plus additional office closures at Christmas
-Fully portable free standing contributory pension with a range of funding options
-Income Protection at 75% of salary
-Private Medical Insurance
-Life assurance cover at four times salary
-Payment of up to two professional subscriptions per annum
-Season ticket loan scheme
-Time off in lieu
-Enhanced sick pay scheme
-Childcare vouchers
-Free to use on-site gym at the Leatherhead office

Trust Accountant - Main Duties and Responsibilities:

-The preparation of trust accounts and trust tax returns for UK and non UK trusts and estates.
-The administration of these trusts, including liaison with trustees and other advisors.
-Preparation of accounts and tax returns for UK and offshore trusts, charities, estates and high net worth individuals.
-Preparation of tax pool computations for offshore trusts
-Administration of trusts, charities and estates

The Person - Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience:

-You will be ACA, ACCA, CTA or STEP qualified
-You will have a combination of strong trust accounting skills and sound onshore and offshore trust tax knowledge
-Able to demonstrate that you have worked in an environment where it is necessary to deliver accurate information on a timely basis
-Extensive experience in trust accounting and all aspects of trust tax.
-Good communication and inter-personal skills
-Ability to delegate to and supervise junior staff
-Ability to work under pressure and in a deadline environment.
-Good IT skills and receptive to technology changes