ACCA Practice Accountant

Are you an ACCA qualified accountant with plenty of practice experience? Are you looking for a new challenge or a practice management opportunity?

Our client, a Xero Gold Partner general practice, are looking for an ACCA accountant for a long term and challenging position. We are looking for a highly competent professional, with a broad range of experience in an accountancy practice.

The role will include:

– Overseeing and Managing a portfolio of interesting clients
– Communicating with clients face to face, via Skype and in writing
– Managing the Southborough office and overseeing all practice activity
– Review and manage bookkeeping, preparation of management accounts, VAT returns and financial accounts.
– Preparing cash flow forecasts and budgets
– Advising clients on business planning, bookkeeping, accounting procedures, VAT , taxation and NIC.
– Increasing efficiency and ensuring effective turnaround of jobs within the practice.
– reporting directly to the business owner

The ideal candidate will be:

– ACCA qualified
– Passionate about providing great client service and satisfaction
– Excellent communication skills
– A natural ability to anticipate and respond to client needs and requirements.
– Comfortable managing people
– Vibrant, dynamic and keen
– Self motivated

For more information, or to apply for the role, send CVs to Ellie or call the office.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Finance Officer

This is a fantastic opportunity for a part qualified or AAT qualified Financial Officer to join a professional and friendly team and play a significant role in the delivery of efficient customer focused finance function.

Centrally located in the Thames Gateway, our client is within easy reach of the main train station and the A2.

Job summary:

Under the supervision of the Principal Accountant, the post holder will contribute to the provision of an effective and efficient customer-focused finance function relating to housing services. The post holder will assist in delivering timely financial advice to budget managers, with a focus on the key financial processes of budgeting, monitoring and supporting the preparation of final accounts. The post holder will also undertake daily treasury management activities and associated treasury activities.

Main responsibilities:

– Assist with the preparation of the revenue estimates for the Housing Revenue Account and general fund housing activities.
– Contribute to the preparation of monthly budget monitoring information for budget managers and Management Team.
– Continuously monitor actual revenue expenditure against estimates. To support budget managers through the provision of financial advice and recommendation on any action required to be taken to manage budgets.
– Take a role in monthly meetings with budget managers, challenging forecasts and variances in accordance with the budget monitoring framework.
– Assist in the preparation of quarterly budget monitoring reports to Members.
– Perform regular reconciliations of key areas of financial activity.
– Undertake daily treasury management activities on a rota basis.
– Facilitate the maintenance of the Treasury Management System.
– Perform regular reconciliations of key areas of treasury activity.
– Assist in the production of financial information for inclusion in Treasury Management reports for Management Team and Member Committees.
– Assist in the final accounts process by undertaking tasks to support the preparation of the Annual Statement of Accounts in accordance with the annual timetable.
– Housing Revenue Account Business Plan
– Assist Senior Officers in the team with the maintenance of the Housing Revenue Account Business Plan.
– Promote best financial practice and compliance with the relevant accounting, statutory, external grant funding, financial regulations and procedures, including those for external reporting, medium term financial planning and the sound financial governance of public funds.
– Promote financial accounting systems and contribute to the training of system users.
– Assist in the production of financial information as a contribution to the development of strategies, work programmes and business cases to help deliver financial plans and strategies and facilitate decision-making.
– Liaise with client departments as is necessary to carry out the functions of Financial Services.
– Contribute to the preparation and submission of claims and statistical returns
– Assist other members of Financial Services as required.
– Attend as necessary, relevant meetings, both internal and external, as a representative for Financial Services.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Senior Qualified Accountant (Systems and Data) – Contract

Senior Qualified Accountant (Systems and Data)

Our client is based in the West Malling area and leaders in their field with over 600 staff within the UK. We have an opportunity that is initially for 3 months, but could be extended to 6 months.

We require a qualified accountant with a strong technical focus to be the conduit between our client and their external data management company.

This role will be working with the data management company to pull together financial data from lots of different sources and convert it into the same format. The individual needs to have a strong technical focus and understand all of the systems that the data sits on.

This is an extremely senior and high level position within the company so we need someone who has worked in a like for like role and can hit the ground running as the expert in this field and project.

Requirements
*ACA qualified, will consider other equivalent qualifications
*Broking experience required
*Passion for technology – Degree in IT would be advantageous but not required

They are open to someone joining them as a fixed term contractor, or as an external contractor through an umbrella or your own company.

Pay will be dependent on experience, but will be the equivalent of £55-70K

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Interim Senior Financial Accountant

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced “Senior Finance Manager” ideally with SAP R/3 finance experience to join a growing company.

My client is looking for someone who could commit for a duration of 3 months.

Hours: 8.30 – 5.30pm

Daily rate: £250 – £300

Requirements of the role:

*Drive the month-end closing process (managing the reporting timetable, posting journals, liaising with other departments, consolidating group results, producing analysis to demonstrate the accuracy of results).

*Act as a key liaison point for Group companies including coordinating returns from subsidiaries.

*Produce UK statutory accounts personally and manage the production of overseas subsidiaries statutory accounts, assisted by outsourced providers as necessary, ensuring deadlines met.

*Prepare Tax and other statutory returns

*Lead the finance aspects of the annual planning process, including coordinating data inputs and submissions to Cognos controller

*Manage intercompany charges and balances (reconciling regularly and ensuring intercompany charges are invoiced)

*Ensure compliance with IFRS, UK GAAP, legal and corporate reporting requirements, including company secretarial activities.

*Participate in general monthly accounting activities (balance sheet reconciliations and account clearing, cost analysis, SOX compliance reports etc.)

*Support auditors by preparing the PBC list and providing information and explanations and co-ordinating with colleagues in other departments.

*Act as a subject matter expert on accounting and tax, including maintaining policies and procedures and communicating these across the group.

*Prepare company scorecard on a monthly basis, reconciling to underlying data and verifying with Group

*Understanding and improving accounting processes

*Reconciling financial and management reporting

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Financial Officer

This is an exciting role for an individual looking to help drive profitable growth in the account. The primary roles are to support and challenge the financial reporting and forecasting of the Business, ensure strong financial controls and procedures are in place whilst also providing support and advice to the underlying service lines.

Requirements of the role:

Financial Management and Monthly Reporting
* Drive monthly service line reviews, challenge performance and ensure integrity of monthly forecasts within the forecasting system, whilst ensuring they are stretching but achievable.
* Input into the production of monthly reports within set deadlines, ensuring accurate reflection of financial performance. Good understanding and explanation of variances to forecast and budget.
* Help assess, mitigate and manage business and financial risks.
* Provide financial support and guidance and training
* Produce contract lifetime forecasts with support from the business
* Provide support for changes made to services provided and guiding proposed changes into financial models and forecasts.
* Manage changes made to the underlying revenue and costs through the commercial change process.

Person Specification

– Recognised Financial Qualification
-Experience of Accounting Software
-Preferred knowledge of local government statutory framework
– Organised and diligent

What is offered:

– 37 Hours per week
– Flexible to cover meetings
– Annual Full Time Salary £35,000 rising to £40,000 after 6 months
– Pension Scheme with employer contributions.
– Annual paid holiday 21 days rising to 25 days (pro rata) after 5 years (&Bank Holidays)

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Tax Accountant (Wills & Probate)

Qualified Tax Accountant required in the Wills and Probate department of a reputable Firm of Accountants based in Tunbridge Wells.

Progressive and challenging opportunity for a qualified Accountant with a depth of knowledge and exposure to tax, wills, probate, trust and estates.

Role and Responsibilities

– Processing of wills
– Assisting with probate work
– Sufficient tax knowledge in order to assist with the preparation of tax returns
– Trust and Estates input
– Manage and guide junior staff when required

Candidate Profile

– Qualified Accountant (ACCA, ACA, ATT, CTA)
– STEP qualified
– Wills, probate, trust, estates experience
– Practice exposure

Based in Tunbridge Wells

Flexi – working full or part-time hours available.

£30,000 – £50,000 DOE + Benefits.

For more information please call Hannah Collis at KHR – Recruitment Specialists; alternatively please apply within.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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French Telephone Account Manager

A popular and vibrant hospitality group in Central London are looking for a French Speaking Account Manager.

If you are fluent in French AND English with previous Managerial experience then this could be the role for you!
You will be in charge of designated clients, ensuring they are receiving the best quality of service possible; alongside maintaining expectations by retaining great relationships and providing support.

Some of your key responsibilities will be:

* Maximize and retain revenue through increasing online services
* Providing excellent customer service to all designated clients
* Signing clients up to new services and products available
* To ensure all KPI’s are reached and reported back to your line manager
* Updating internal systems, ensuring all client accounts information is up to date
* Liaising with first/second line Support to assist with customer service
requirements
* Identifying and providing solutions for potential issues that may rise

The ideal candidate will need to be extremely organized, have previous experience of working to sales and targets, and be telephone confident.

So if you have a ‘can-do’ attitude with a strong desire for success, then please apply for this role! Or contact myself on 01732 879 715 for more information.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Financial Controller (Temporary)

Financial Controller – Temporary

Financial Controller required on a temporary basis until June 2019 for a leading business in Paddock Wood.

Role
You will be responsible for the financial management of one of the divisions and will:
– work with the Chief Financial Officer and the finance team based at Paddock Wood.
– with a strong focus on hands-on experience, be in charge of all various accounting topics
– produce timely and accurate legal, fiscal and management reporting, including monthly management P&L’s
– lead and manage the finance team and work with the finance teams in other countries
– ensure good visibility of performance against financial targets
– enable flow-down and ownership of financial objectives at a project, team, departmental or business level
– develop performance indicators and targets
– to safeguard company assets, ensure we have effective financial controls and governance in place
– develop effective strategies for tax, foreign exchange and cash management
– ensure audits are performed and all compliance, statutory and legal obligations are discharged
– ensure that forecasting is consistent, reliable and of good quality
– provide financial management reports on monthly or adhoc basis, as necessary to Central financial team and local management
– compile reports and participate to regional business reviews
– support the development of robust business plans
– manage and support the budgeting processes
– support the executive team in making financially sound decisions that support the strategic direction
– ensure that we have the right systems, processes and tools in place
– implement financial best practices and ensure continuous improvement.

The ideal candidate will have:
– a track record of financial controlling in a project-oriented business
– experience of leading and managing teams
– relevant financial and professional qualifications – CIMA, ACA or ACCA
– multi-currency exposure
– worked in a product based business

They need someone on no or short notice who is happy to start on a temp basis via KHR.

Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm

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Part-Time Finance Manager

We are currently working with a marketing leading agency, established for over 10 years. During the last year, they have doubled their client base and have significantly grown their team and are now seeking an experienced Finance Manager to join the business on a part-time basis.

The Finance Manager will manage the day to day accounting functions (invoicing, bill payments, cashflow, budgets etc.) and develop a financial reporting suite providing the business with the relevant financial information to enable timely, factual decision making to help grow the business.

Responsibilities will include:

*Manage day to day financial needs of the business including invoicing, payments, wages, pension, bank reconciliation, SAGE management, budgets, cashflow, VAT filing and other legal obligations.
*Develop a financial reporting suite which is presented monthly to the leadership team and then the wider business that will enable the company to make decisions based on true financial fact/impact.
*Identify and implement ways of managing cashflow and getting the best return on any assets.
*Liaising with the company Accountant for the creation of the year end accounts.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

*An entrepreneurial spirit seeking accountability and responsibility.
*Self-starter with a proactive and solution seeking mindset.
*Ability to operate equally well independently and across a team.
*Strong financial qualifications.
*Great communication skills.

This is a fantastic part-time opportunity to join a growing business that can offer a competitive salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday (pro rata), IE incentive scheme, AXA private health insurance, pension and death in service scheme.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…