Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Reed Finance
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client within the top 30 are seeking a Senior Accountant. This is a great opportunity to join for those seeking progression within an expanding firm.

Managerial
- Acting as a bridge between the client and offshore function.

Technical
- End of year financials preparation – check review files and preparation of accounts including nominal postings, balance sheet accounts, year end adjustments and reconciliations.
- Preparing review files and accounts for more complex or non standard financials such as charities, larger businesses etc
- Check the preparation of CT600’s and tax calculations prepared by team.
- Prepare difficult tax computations and tax work for film tax credits, research and development tax credits etc. Liaising with tax department when required.
- Completing Tax Schedules and tax planning for Directors regarding their company drawings.
- Answering technical queries from staff and clients. Researching technical queries and liaising with technical support teams from head office, HMRC
- Ensure all company secretarial matters are correctly recorded and administered.
- Ensure all accounting policies and institute rules are correctly adhered to.

Tax
- Reviewing tax returns with regard to sole traders, property clients, investment portfolios, CGT returns – everything up to complex.
- Having a good top to down knowledge of sole traders including special rules for particular trades.
- Having knowledge of HMRC employment manuals,
- Keeping up to date with tax updates and court cases
- Researching and answering all technical queries that can not be managed by more junior staff.

CRM
• Communicate and liaise verbally and in writing between clients/visitors/enquirers and staff and interpret and respond clearly and effectively to spoken requests over the phone or in person, and to verbal or written instructions.

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