ACCOUNTS SUPERVISOR/MANAGER, TOP 30 FIRM, WATFORD

Recruiter
Baker Associates
Location
Watford
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a Top 30 firm, is looking to recruit an Accounting Manager to carry out a broad range of accounting and back office services for a diverse range of clients. The role will involve both working at the firm's offices and also independently at client sites. Duties will include:

  • Preparing and reviewing full statutory accounts, complying with FRS102, and preparing monthly/quarterly management accounts with commentary for reports appropriate to that industry for review by partners and clients

  • Double entry bookkeeping

  • Communicating effectively with clients

  • Being responsible for a growing portfolio of clients and time budgets on each job, and ensuring the work is done within the set time, budgets and agreed deadlines

  • Being responsible for billing clients

  • Supervising and instructing staff, reviewing their work in an efficient and timely manner

  • Producing cash flow forecasts and preparing budgets, working to strict deadlines

  • Handling routine corporate tax computations following UK rules

  • Preparing quarterly VAT returns; the successful candidate must have the ability to reconcile VAT returns back to the nominal ledger

  • Dealing with UK payroll and PAYE

Candidates should have strong Excel skills, Sage Line 50 and ideally Xero or other Cloud Accounting software. a minimum 4 years experience working within Practice is essential as is experience and knowledge of various accounting software. Candidates must be able to perform a critical review of management accounts and have experience of managing and supervising staff. This role is an excellent opportunity for a candidate looking to, and capable of, increasing their responsibility whilst working for a highly reputable firm. Please email c.v. or call for further details.