Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Ipswich
Salary
33000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP33000 - GBP35000/annum
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for a part-qualified / qualified accountant to join a highly regarded local organisation as Senior Accountant reporting to the Financial Controller and responsible for financial, management and project accounting.

The main responsibilities include the following:
• To assist with the production of annual budgets.
• To play a crucial role in the preparation of annual financial statements and in the external audit process.
• To assist with the management of the fixed asset property portfolio.
• To be responsible for the timely and accurate calculation and posting of leasehold depreciation and maintenance of supporting information.
• To assist with the ongoing maintenance and reviews of the leasehold property portfolio.
• To be responsible for accurate and timely calculation and posting of various overhead costs.
• To assist with the calculation and correct accounting treatment in relation to shared ownership sales and stock.
• To assist with the calculation and correct accounting treatment in relation to any fixed asset disposals.
• To assist with the ongoing management of development income and expenditure accounts and the overall summary account including making the necessary accruals and deferrals.
• To ensure accurate accounting and treatment with regards to VAT.
• To assist with the review of parts of the business and make recommendations for improvements.
• To assist with the review of potential areas of growth and tender opportunities.
• To lead the Payroll Officer in the delivery of a full monthly payroll service for all Orwell employees.
• To prepare and/or assist with submission of financial information to regulatory bodies.
• To contribute to forward planning and advise on ongoing viability issues.

The position would suit a part-qualified / qualified or QBE accountant ideally with people management experience, and excellent communication skills. You will demonstrate attention to detail, the ability to work under pressure and be adept at working with and managing key internal stakeholders.

Please apply on-line with your CV or contact Laura Vatter to discuss the role in more detail