FCA Accountant

Recruiter
Walker Andersen
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An accounting firm based in central London is looking for an FCA Accountant to join their team as soon as possible.

THE KEY OBJECTIVES OF THE ROLE ARE:

  • Build good rapport with clients, with a clear understanding of client expectations and achieving high levels of client service
  • The Senior Accountant will supervise and prepare annual accounts for UK & IRISH companies, partnerships and sole traders
  • Preparation of corporation tax returns and self-assessment returns
  • Maintaining existing client accounts as well as establishing new business
  • Creates monthly financial reports, including cash-flow, budgeting, and forecasting
  • Conducts monthly review of all management accounts
  • Prepares end-of-year reports and statements and business tax compliance
  • Prepare and review management and year end accounts for FCA regulated businesses
  • Prepares and presents budget proposals for new and existing clients which cohere with client specifications and existing budget information
  • Liaises with existing clients to answer queries and give accounting advice
  • Liaises with the external auditors during the yearend audit process
  • Work closely with senior manager and report him on regular basis

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

ESSENTIAL/DESIRABLE (E/D)

  • Qualified accountant (ACCA or ACA) (E)
  • 3 years of practice experience (E)
  • Supervisory experience (D)
  • Strong statutory accounts experience and sound accounting, corporate and personal tax and VAT technical knowledge (E)
  • Sage Accounts Production Advanced (SAAP)/Sage Corporation tax (E)
  • IRIS Accounts Production Advanced/Iris corporation tax (E)
  • Sage line 50, Xero etc. (E)
  • Used FCA GABRIEL Reporting (D)

COMPETENCIES

  • Ability to manage workload and complete jobs
  • Excellent IT skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Well organised and disciplined
  • Ability to supervise and manage workload of others
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Meticulous with attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Good Analytical skills
  • Excellent team player

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