Client Accountant

Chelsea, London
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Chelsea, London, Client accounting practice.

Are you an experienced,Qualified Accountant with experience in providing contractors and clients with accounting/ tax advice and services. Able to manage a portfolio of contractor clients, bring in revenue while saving your clients money with your accounting/ tax knowledge and experience. Assist the Directors in managing teams, running of client portfolios and special projects.

Your future employer;

An industry leader in providing Contractors in the UK with accounting and tax services through a great platform.

What you will be involved in;

In the accounting team you will oversee a portfolio of clients and junior accountants in the delivery of accounting and tax services, including;

  • Providing technical support and advice to contractors.
  • Supervision and training of team members.
  • Support to the Operations Director.
  • On boarding of new clients.
  • Preparing annual accounts.
  • Preparing Corporation Tax computations.
  • Submitting annual accounts & CT600s to HMRC via iXBRL.
  • Contacting HMRC if a problem arises whilst reconciling VAT, PAYE/NICs etc.
  • Personal Tax computations and support to clients.
  • Preparing personal self-assessment tax returns.
  • Dealing with tax queries and providing tax advice.

What skills you will need;

  • A completed accounting or tax qualification. e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, CTA, ATT etc.
  • Two plus years’ experience working in a recognised Accounting services firm with contractor accounting experience.
  • Excellent command of the English language is essential, as you will be client facing.
  • Sound technical knowledge and experience in preparing VAT returns, PAYE, Co Tax, Payroll and Financial Statements.
  • Strong IT skills such as Excel, cloud based accountancy and payroll software.

What’s in it for you?

  • Basic salary depending on experience up to £45k.
  • Performance bonus.
  • Clear career progression opportunity.
  • Supportive, open and stimulating workplace.