Supervisor Accountant

Profile Personnel Ltd
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A global shipping company in the City of London are recruiting a Supervisor to join their accounting department. This is a newly created role and a fantastic opportunity to join an international company.

This a fantastic opportunity to work in the European Head Quarters of the company. As the Supervisor of the department you will need to deputise for both the Financial Director and the Accounts Manager. They are looking for someone with a good mix of skills accounting / Management / Tax . For this role you must have management skills to lead a team of 10, motivate and ensure the dept is running smoothly in a fast paced, dynamic corporate environment

They are looking for someone who will make a difference, who can look at the process and have fresh ideas to improve the accounting in function, with strong Excel skills. In this role, as well as the general accounting A/P-A/R, you will have experience of the Taxation and VAT side of the business, you should have all round accounting experience, gained within an accountancy practice or with a shipping co, or in a corporate environment, with supporting academic accounting qualifications.

Skills required:

    • Qualifications: P/Q ACCA / CIMA Qualified
    • Computer Experience: MS Excel, MS Word and ideally Sun Accounts
    • Experience in Taxation - Income Tax, Corporation Tax and VAT
    • An all-rounder with the ability to deal with various accounting tasks at all levels within a dynamic and challenging department. Knowledge of accounting standards either IFRS or UK GAAP.

Seeking a candidate who is:

      • Disciplined, organised and able to work within deadline set.

      • Objective-driven approach to task in hand.

      • Good communication skills and attention to detail and able to integrate within a team of other experienced employees in order to achieve the dept's various requirements.

        Key Skills:

      • Excellent accounting knowledge (ideally gained in a medium to large practice)

      • Good skills in management of people as the person will need to deputise for both FD and Manager

        Offering a salary of up to £30,000 pa excellent benefits, including bonus, non cont pension and much more.