Management Accountant/Outsourcing Adviser

Recruiter
Directions Recruitment Specialists
Location
Cranford
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

You will be working on a portfolio of clients, covering a variety of business activities and sizes. You may be asked, on occasion, to work at other offices and clients' premises as required.

Experience/understanding of working with clients across a broad range of sectors and industries -Competent with manual and computerised bookkeeping -Able to produce accounts for sole traders and partnerships -Clear and confident communication techniques and ability to feedback to all members of staff -Strong organisational skills -Ability to manage time to meet deadlines -Able to travel to all areas of London and occasionally other locations if required -Good IT skills including confidence with using Sage Line 50 and Excel -Online software experience across a diverse range of packages is advantageous ESSENTIAL Applicants must have recently been responsible for dealing with a substantial client portfolio, and will have gained their experience through working in Practice.

AAT qualified

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
-Data processing
-Reconciliation of control accounts - Bank, purchase ledger, sales ledger, PAYE, wages etc
-Journal entries
-Calculation and posting of accruals and prepayments
-Preparation of VAT returns and associated legislation returns, including cash accounting and partial exemption
-Preparation of management accounts
-Preparation of year end accounts to 1st draft stages
-Communicate with and deal with any queries from clients, including attending their premises when required

ESSENTIAL
-Applicants must have recently been responsible for dealing with a substantial client portfolio, and will have gained their experience through working in Practice.
-AAT qualified

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE
-Experience/understanding of working with clients across a broad range of sectors and industries
-Competent with manual and computerised bookkeeping
-Able to produce accounts for sole traders and partnerships
-Clear and confident communication techniques and ability to feedback to all members of staff
-Strong organisational skills
-Ability to manage time to meet deadlines
-Able to travel to all areas of London and occasionally other locations if required
-Good IT skills including confidence with using Sage Line 50 and Excel
-Online software experience across a diverse range of packages is advantageous