Client Management Accountant

MET Recruitment London Ltd
Covent Garden
From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
01 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Up to £48k for an experienced Accountant to work as a Client Management Accountant within the International Outsourcing department.
Advantages of the role include:20 days annual leave per annumPlus 8 bank/public holidaysAdditional 3 days annual leave given between Christmas and New Year,Corporate rate gym membershipChildcare vouchersVoluntary group Dental InsurancePrivate Medical Insurance Pension auto-enrollment (some of the above apply after a qualifying period)
Location: London office
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and talented individual to join our clients growing International Financial Outsourcing department as a a Client Management Accountant.
MET RECRUITMENT LONDON are looking for a fully qualified Accountant with a strong practice background, to provide direct supervision to the team, alongside preparing and reviewing monthly management accounts.
The successful candidate will be assigned their own portfolio of clients and willbe working with senior members of staff, providing assistance when needed in a fast-paced environment where good communication skills are essential.
This will be a very varied role, with more than just preparing management accounts.
The chosen candidate will be:Forward thinking with the ability and dynamism to identify and suggest process improvements, allowing the department to efficiently meet their growing demands.
Key responsibilities will include: Full review of management accountsReports and VAT returnsEnsuring technical accuracy and any anomalies investigated and resolved Control of a portfolio of clientsEnsuring all client reporting and payment deadlines are metPreparation of complex financial reporting packs (revenue reconciliations,comprehensive multi-currency and multi-territory reporting, consolidatedaccounts etc.)
Management duties will includeSupervision of Accounts Assistants and Financial AdministratorsProviding guidance where necessary Dealing with technical queries from clients The review of online BACs payment submissions Assisting the departmental manager as and when required As a member of the International Financial Outsourcing team, you will be provided with the opportunity to build strong relations with clients. Advanced development is encouraged and will be rewarded with the assignment of additional responsibilities, enabling you to advance to the next level of your career.
Essential Requirements: You must be an ACA / ACCA qualified accountant with post qualification experienceLooking after a portfolio of clients You must be completely conversant with QuickBooks Online or XERO accounting software.Strong IT skillsExcellent knowledge of excel Accuracy Good attention to detail Good VAT knowledge Ability to manage own tasksExcellent time management and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines Excellent communication skills and confidence when dealing with clients
The candidate must be self-disciplined, organised, proactive, able to make and justify own decisions
The successful candidate will also have the following career profile and attributes: A willingness to grow within a commercial environment where client care is the primary focusAn enthusiastic, smart working individual with a "can do" attitude Smart and professional in appearance
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