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Senior Accountant

Bennett and Game Recruitment LTD
Closing date
7 Jul 2022

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Full Time
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A Firm of Chartered Certified Accountants requires a Qualified or Part Qualified (Finalist) ACCA/ ACA Candidate with a minimum of 3 (three) years work experience in Practice in the UK - to join the firm as a Practice Manager. The firm specialise in the music and entertainment industry. It's a growing family run business based in Brent, North West London.

Ongoing Duties will Include:

- Preparing and Finalising VAT Returns

- Preparing and Finalising End of Year Accounts for Ltd Companies

- Preparing and Finalising Sole Trader/ Self Employment Accounts

- Preparing and Finalising Partnership Accounts

- Preparing and Finalising Property Lettings Accounts

- Preparing and Finalising Personal Tax Computations, Corporation Tax Computations

- Submitting Personal Tax Returns to HMRC using appropriate Software

- Submitting Company Accounts and CT600 to Companies House and HMRC as per deadlines - using appropriate software

- Overseeing Monthly Payroll Filings

- Working alongside existing Support and Junior Staff.

- Reporting to Senior Staff

- Liaising with Clients through entire work cycle and for ongoing queries.

- Liaising with HMRC for Investigations and relevant follow ups.

- Ability to produce accounts using only MS Excel and also Software's - varied across clients. Knowledge of both will be important.

Other Key Duties;

- Using experience and knowledge to implement tax planning measures.

- Introducing the usage of Accountancy software (Xero and Quickbooks) and helping clients onboard.

- Introducing a CRM software for the firm and working with support staff to update this on and ongoing basis.

- Keeping ongoing Work in progress reports and keeping senior staff updated on workflow.

- Drive change across the team, bring experience of simplification and continuous improvement mindset.

Knowledge and Skills:

A working knowledge and proficiency in IFRS, FRS 102 accounting.
Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA), qualified by relevant experience, or Part Qualified (finalist) - all will be considered.

Work experience in a general practice will be required.

Proficiency in Excel - Quickbooks - Xero and other softwares - required.
Proven communication and influencing skills in working with clients, junior staff and management.
Professional attitude with a proactive and flexible approach
Adaptable to change and ability to work well under pressure, whilst maintaining attention to detail
Established record in managing multiple and competing priorities
An independent problem solver

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree within finance or business
Typically requires experience in an accounting environment or the equivalent combination of education and experience
Salary: £35,000.00 - £50,000 per year
Full package to be discussed at interview

Bennett and Game Recruitment are a multi-disciplined technical recruitment agency based in Chichester, West Sussex operating across the UK with specialist teams covering a range of industries. We are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy
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