West Molesey
30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum
20 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Looking for an experienced accountant with at least 5 years' experience working in a group of companies structure.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: GBP35000 to GBP40000

Required education: Chartered Accountant

Qualifications: ACA, ACCA or FCCA.

Job Description

- Compile and analyses financial information to prepare financial statements including monthly and annual accounts.
- Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with Chartered Accountants standards.
- Make sure all financial reporting deadlines are met.
- Reconcile and resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities, carry out bookkeeping duties.
- Prepare financial management report ensure these are accurate and done timely on a monthly, quarterly and at year-end close.
- Continuous management and support of budget and weekly forecast activities with others.
- Make sure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses are done.
- Analyses and advise on business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues
- Develop systems with to make sure financial information efficient use and resources and procedures and quick and effective, provide strategic recommendations and maintain current systems of the business.
- Organize and manage others in the finance team, be disciplined and be have accountability.

Person Specification:
Post-holder will be expected to:

- Undertake relevant training for personal and career development
- Be able to work alone a self-starter;
- Be able to implement and consistently improve the systems at work
- Be able to associate with the long-term vision of the company
- Play an active role in helping to develop and implement a strategic plan of the company
- Have excellent written, oral communication and IT skills with the ability to prepare reports and support others.
- Be able to deliver systems training to staff.
- Other key competencies
- Attention to detail and accuracy
- Planning and organizing
- Information and task monitoring
- Problem analysis
- Judgment and problem-solving
- Negotiating skills
- Ability to manage stress well
- Conversing with HMRC
- Conversing with clients
- End of year accounts
- Corporation tax returns
- Payroll services
- Skills required:
- Telephone manner
- Be comfortable working on your own using your own initiative
- Computer literate, with in depth knowledge of IT
- Good customer service
- Good math's skills
- Expert in excel, word, outlook and computers in general with ability to use initiative packages
- Ongoing bookkeeping
- All interactions with HMRC and Companies House
- Handling address changes for company and/or directors
- Handling references for mortgage and tenders
- Completing National Statistical Office paperwork
- Producing board minutes and dividend statements
- Handling HMRC investigations

HMRC - P14/P60 & P35 * HMRC - P11d & P11d(b) * HMRC - Class 1A NIC payments * HMRC - Annual accounts * HMRC - Corporation Tax return (CT600) * Companies House - Accounts preparation * Companies House - Annual Return (AR01) * Personal tax return for company director.

Your role will include:
- Being a key member of the SMT
- Involvement in future business acquisitions
- Various balance sheet reconciliations - including accruals and prepayments
- Maintenance of fixed asset register
- Quarterly VAT returns
- Processing bank payments
- Handling purchase ledger queries
- Processing expenses forms, credit card payments and fuel cards
- Maintaining HP leases
- Completing ad hoc government returns
- Providing cover for other team members as required

Job Type: Full-time

Required education: Bachelor's
Required experience: Accounting: 5 years

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