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Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chelsea, London
Salary: 35000 - 50000
REF: Rec6A
Contact Name: Costa Ghioules
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

Are you an experienced, fully Qualified Accountant with experience in providing contractors with accounting/ tax advice and services. Able to manage a portfolio of contractor clients, bring in revenue while saving your clients money with your accounting/ tax knowledge and experience. Assist the Directors in managing teams, running of client portfolios and special projects.


Your future employer;

An industry leader in providing Contractors with accounting and tax services through a great platform. What you will be involved in; In the accounting team you will be responsible for a large portfolio of clients and junior accountants in the delivery of accounting and tax services, including;

  •  Providing technical support to contractors.
  •  Support, supervision and training of the other members of the team, including accountants and operations.
  •  Support to the Operations Director.
  •  On boarding of new clients.
  •  Preparing annual accounts.
  •  Preparing Corporation Tax computations.
  •  Submitting annual accounts & CT600s to HMRC via iXBRL.
  •  Contacting HMRC if a problem arises whilst reconciling VAT, PAYE/NICs etc.
  •  Personal Tax computations and support to clients.
  •  Preparing personal self-assessment tax returns.
  •  Dealing with tax queries and providing tax advice.


What skills you will need;

  •  A completed accounting or tax qualification. e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, CTA, ATT etc.
  •  Three plus years’ experience working in a recognised Accounting services firm with contractor accounting experience.
  •  Excellent command of the English language is essential, as you will be client facing.
  •  Sound technical knowledge and experience in preparing VAT returns, PAYE, Co Tax, Payroll and Financial Statements.
  •  Strong IT skills such as Excel, cloud based accountancy and payroll software.


What’s in it for you?

  •  Basic salary depending on experience up to £50k.
  •  Performance bonus.
  •  Clear career progression opportunity.
  •  Supportive, open and stimulating workplace.