Role details

Accounts Supervisor

London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • West End Boutique Firm
  • Specialised in High networth individuals

About Our Client

A small boutique business that is successful by maintaining it's high quality client base and growth through referrals of clients within a niche sector of high networth individuals from an entertainment & Media sector. The delivery of work from this firm is second to none. Our client have an upbeat and supportive friendly team in the office with an ambitious business mind for on going growth. A great opportunity to work within a business that value their staff's input and efforts.

Job Description

This will be a varied and interesting role with no two days the same. You will be preparing Financial Statements, VAT returns, management accounts, Company Secretarial work and other documents for the manager to review. Allocating work within the team to meet deadlines and budgets is a key focus of the role.

  • Ensure you understand fully the clients principle activity requirements
  • Build and maintain long standing relationships with clients
  • Assist clients with ad hoc questions in relation to basic financial matters including the interpretation of results
  • Assist clients on the setting up and development of internal systems and controls, including implementing suitable accounting software
  • Be able to relay with confidence knowledge on tax matters
  • Keep partners up to date on progress of client work and if it seems it may overrun you must provide the reasons
  • Be able to prioritise correctly to ensure work flow
  • Ensure planning of your work is thoroughly thought through
  • Promote the firm and identify opportunities for obtaining new business
  • Have a full awareness of the services offered by the firm
  • Actively support the Partners with business development opportunities
  • Prepare some book-keeping if required
  • Prepare records up to trial balance level
  • prepare regular management accounts
  • Have a full knowledge of compliance including Anti-Money Laundering Procedures
  • Demonstrate good working knowledge of UK GAAP and / or IFRS

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for this Central London role will be/have:

  • Have a professional accounting qualification (ACA / ACCA)
  • Have a minimum of 3 years experience within a practice environment
  • Experience in supervising and supporting junior members of the team
  • Have a solid understanding of accountancy software packages including Sageline 50, Xero and CCH Accounts production
  • Have a good awareness of modern technology in general
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong technical ability
  • Ability to work under pressure with accuracy and be able to multi-task

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary

Great work-life balance

Central London location

Friendly sociable team

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