My client, an established accountancy firm based near Charring Cross, are looking for a Remote Accountant. You must be AAT qualified with proven Management Accountant experience and payroll experience.
Record day to day financial transactions in Xero. This may include, but not be limited to raising (or recording) sales invoices, recording purchase invoices and posting bank payments and receipts;
Ensure bank reconciliations are performed which include current accounts as well as any petty cash and credit card accounts;
Proactively managing sales ledger and purchase ledger balances. Request missing information from clients and advise them of actions to be taken;
Maintaining records to the trial balance stage including managing and reconciling control accounts and month end journals for:-
Rent free periods
Agree timelines directly with clients in respect of when to receive information to complete the bookkeeping and VAT returns;
To produce management accounts to a very high standard of both accuracy and presentation;
Produce VAT returns. Performing self-review checks to ensure transactions are allocated to the relevant box numbers;
Preparation and submission of annual P11D’s;
Keep up to date with changing VAT and accounting knowledge. Liaise with the support team to book courses/webinars/etc. for personal development;
Collaborating with other departments in the firm concerning accounts preparation, corporation tax and personal tax.
Skills and Experience
AAT qualified or working towards the end of Level 4
Proven experience as an Accountant
Experience with payroll
Strong interpersonal skills and team working skills
Excellent communication skills
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