Senior Accountant

London, South Woodford
Competitive Salary, experience depending
06 Mar 2019
06 Apr 2019
Senior Accountant
Job role
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Great opportunity for a Senior Accountant to join our accountancy company and become a key addition to our team, with fantastic progression prospects. Tax plays a large part in this role; accordingly, you should demonstrate strong ability in VAT, PAYE, Self-Assessment tax and corporation tax for small, medium and large companies. This position would attract you if you are looking for a positive move upwards in seniority and responsibility from compliance and advisory role. We operate from an impressive office near central London.

Key responsibilities for Senior Accountant role:

  • To perform the firm's review and completion procedures on statutory accounts, management accounts and VAT returns, liaising with the client/director where required to ensure successful completion.
  • Assist with tax compliance, corporation tax computations and general VAT issues.
  • To provide close support to the team, providing answers to clients or other team members on technical issues and accounting processes.
  • Completing basic tax computations.
  • Composing correspondence to tax office, registrar of companies and others.
  • Undertaking specific accounting projects as required.

Successful candidates for this Senior Accountant role will have:

  • A good understanding of UK financial reporting requirements and good confidence in accounts preparation;
  • Ability to produce/process complex management accounts and forecasts;
  • At least 2 years working in a similar role;
  • Excellent IT skills, experience with Sage50, Payroll, Tax filer would be advantageous;
  • Ability to demonstrate commercial awareness and to add value;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills;
  • Strong Excel Skills;
  • Well organized, enthusiastic and self-motivated team player you will have a thorough and systematic approach to work;
  • Ability to work independently and to manage own workload;
  • Strong accounts production skills.

Job offer:

Competitive Salary, experience depending (£30,000-£40,000)



Career Progression

Flexible working hours

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