Senior Accountant (Media, Entertainment) Accountancy Practice

Taylor Hawkes Ltd
London (Greater)
£38k - £45k pa
04 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Taylor Hawkes are seeking a newly qualified Senior to join our clients' accounts team. Working within a dynamic team you will be responsible for the preparation of management accounts and statutory accounts (limited companies and LLP's), sole traders and partnerships for our clients across the media, music, sports and entertainment industries. You will also handle all aspects of the client's portfolio's financial and personal affairs, as per their needs.

The Role

* Assisting with the maintenance and review of accounting records raising issues to relevant Managers

* Review work diligently from junior team members and provide constructive feedback in a mentor like fashion

* Preparation of VAT returns and EC Sales Lists for manager review and client approval

* Ensure good relationships with both internal and external clients

* Liaising directly with clients in a timely and professional manner

* Assisting with management reporting and annual accounting compliance by preparing accounts and reports

* Solid technical, working knowledge on new UK GAAP (FRS 102)

* Delegates clear instructions, objectives and deadlines to junior team members

* Work effectively and efficiently on multiple jobs under time and budget constraints

* Assist with managing the expectations of partners and other key staff across the practice to ensure work and projects are completed within reasonable and realistic timeframes

* Correspond with clients to resolve any queries or issues

* Problem solving - Highlight any work or project delivery issues to partners and key staff

* Work closely with other teams within the firm to assist in ensuring seamless delivery of work

Your Experience

* Prior experience within a practice

* Newly ICAEW or ACCA qualified

* Previous experience with software packages including Sage, Quickbooks and Caseware is a bonus

* Basic understanding of corporation tax is advantageous but not essential

For more information, please contact Nathan Cutler at Taylor Hawkes

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