Tax Accountant

Qualified Accountant to specialise in R&D Tax
Mix of Office (Ashford) and Home Based

I am working with a leading business based in Ashford who are seeking a Qualified Accountant to join their business and focus on R&D tax relief projects. This leading organisation are Tolley prize winners who have been expanding rapidly over their 6-year lifespan.

Ideally this will be a part-time role, but they could look at full-time options for the right person. This is initially a 12-month contract but there is a chance it could be extended into a permanent opportunity thereafter.

If you are a qualified (could consider part-qualified) Accountant with a practice background who would like to have one of the big practices on your CV without having to travel to London, then this could be the ideal business for you.

To fulfil this role it is essential you have experience of owner managed businesses and corporation tax. The main aspects of the role will be to ensure and maintain the tax quality and integrity of the reports and claims that the team prepare for clients. You will also be supporting the wider team with peripheral accounting and tax matters. It is essential you have an eye for detail, a strong focus on quality and customer service as well as able to assist and give direction to more junior members of the business.

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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Lead Practice Accountant (Fully Qualified)

Lead Practice Accountant (Fully Qualified)

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic fully qualified practice accountant to join a growing practice and take control of junior members of the business in a team leader capacity.

The firm has a relaxed yet professional atmosphere. The team work hard and ensure client deadlines are met and, in return, they are flexible and understanding of personal situations/circumstances.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual who is looking for responsibility and also offers a mix of office and home-based hours for the right person.

The role will include accounts preparation & finalisation and drafting of business tax computations and also with the opportunity to carry out some personal tax work. As well as managing your own book of clients you will take responsibility for overseeing the work of more junior members and offering support and guidance.

Successful candidates will have excellent communication skills, be a self-starter and self-sufficient and have the drive and determination to succeed.

In return for hard work and dedication to the company you will receive a competitive salary, 20 days holiday + bank holidays and a discretionary yearly bonus.

Experience:
* Previous experience in a practice is essential
* ACCA or CA fully qualified
* Accounts preparation & finalisation experience essential
* Payroll exposure is essential
* Business and personal tax knowledge advantageous
* Sage, Xero, Quickbooks and IRIS knowledge would be essential
* Must be used to managing client accounts end-to-end
* Must be a problem solver and be experienced to assist clients with any financial based enquiries
* Must be a leader and wanting/willing to managing juniors’ workloads and offer support and guidance.
* Due to office location, you must be a driver

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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Practice Accountant

Practice Accountant

We are working with a leading and expanding practice with offices throughout the Southeast. They have been operational for nearly 40 years and have an extensive client base across all sectors.

Due to increase in work, they are seeking a new member of staff to join their team based out of the Tunbridge Wells office.

This opportunity would suit someone who has specialised in audit who is looking to do more of a generalist practice accountant role. With audit being seasonal (March – June), they are seeking someone who can lead this, but also want to expand their knowledge from their studies into other areas. This can include, but not limited to: statutory accounts,
management accounts, payroll service, tax planning and services etc.

This role would suit a finalist or newly qualified, but they would also welcome individuals with more experience.

Duties
*Overseeing audit process – planning and setting up. Assisting Juniors with audit process where needed. (circa March – June)
*Preparation of financial and management accounts
*Tax -Wills & Probates, Corporate, Personal etc
*Building relationships with clients
*Reporting to senior staff within the business and offering support where needed
*Assistance with daily office duties such as answering the phones
*Working in the office and at clients as required

Requirements
*Qualified ACCA or ACA (will consider a Finalist)
*Must have good audit experience
*Previous practice experience is essential
*Excellent verbal and written communication
*IT skills
*Driving license required

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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Assistant Fund Accountant

Salary: £20 – £30k dependent on experience
Holiday: 20 days increasing to 25 days after one years services
Full study support after probation passed
Pension after probation
(Must Drive due to location)

My client has a rare opportunity for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join a family run organisation.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is an active studier looking to gain further qualification, skills and experience, as the company offer study support after probation.

The candidate will initially assist the Senior Fund Accountant with the day to day responsibilities listed below for each Fund. As the candidate learns the role we will look to progress them to become ultimately responsible for their own Funds.

Duties and responsibilities:

Main duties for each Fund include:

 Maintaining the purchase ledger, sales ledger and cashbooks
 Preparing (monthly/yearly/adhoc) management accounts and audit file
 Preparation of annual reports and investor unit valuations
 Reviewing tax returns
 Reviewing Fund agreements and keeping track of Fund deadlines
 Safeguard Investors Assets: (i.e Agreeing Fund payments, reviewing
client audit files and bank accounts)
 Other Ad-hoc duties as the company requires

Preferred Skills:

 Experience in preparing management accounts
 Active CIMA/ACCA studier (Minimum must have passed entry Levels)
 Able to work under pressure and keeping to deadlines
 Attention to detail
 Word/Excel literate
 Local Candidate
 Must Drive due to the location of the position

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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Accounts Manager

Are you an Accounts Manager looking for a new and exciting role with a global business?

Are you part qualified or qualified by experience?

A logistics company are seeking an Accounts Manager near Paddock Wood. If you have exposure to all accounting processes this could be the ideal job for you.

Basic Salary: £25k to £35k
Benefits: Bonus, Pension Scheme, CPD and Qualifications
Working week: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm

Responsibilities as an Accounts Manager:
· Account Payable / Account Receivable / Credit Control duties
· Consumer Debt
· Management Reporting
· Payment Management
· Cash flows / Cash & Banking
· VAT Returns
· Deal with all accounting within the department

The ideal candidate will be organised and have good communication skills with a confident and articulate telephone manner, together with solid numeracy and written English skills. If you have exposure to Sage300 this would be beneficial. Part Qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA would be preferred.

If you feel this opportunity could suit you please contact Nicola at KHR Recruitment on 01622 822810.

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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Practice Accountant (Part-Qualified)

Practice Accountant – Part-Qualified

We are working with a leading and expanding practice with offices throughout the Southeast. They have been operational for nearly 40 years and have an extensive client base across all sectors.

Due to increase in work, they are seeking a new member of staff to join their team based out of the offices near Vigo Village.

Duties
*Preparation of financial and management accounts
*Tax
*Audit
*Building relationships with clients
*Reporting to senior staff within the business and offering support where needed
*Assistance with daily office duties such as answering the phones
*Working in the office and at clients as required

Requirements
*Part-Qualified ACCA or ACA
*Previous practice experience is essential
*Excellent verbal and written communication
*IT skills
*Driving license required

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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Accounts Assistant (Part-time)

Accounts Assistant (AAT)

Part-time – Monday – Friday 25 hours per week (5 hours per day)
Opportunity to work from home
Reporting directly to the Head of Finance
AAT Level 3 studying or above

We are working with a leading specialist financial services provider with offices globally.
With a broad portfolio of solutions to suit a diverse client base including SME’s, Corporates, the investment & fund management sector and private individuals, our client prides itself on helping clients manage currency risk and providing exceptional service when it comes to foreign currency & international payments.

This company is seeking an experienced Assistant Accountant with experience in the financial services or retail banking sector to join them on a part-time, permanent basis.

This role will be predominantly based from home, with occasional travel to the offices near Kings Hill.

The Accounts Assistant will be responsible for assisting in providing Accounting Services to support the Accounts Function in the timely delivery and integrity of the assigned income statements, balance sheet accounts, and year-end Audit.

Duties:

* Collate information and complete reconciliations on commissions, including ensuring a match to bank statements
* Process invoices
* Analyse expenses and calculate VAT breakdowns
* Download credit card statements and provide commentary and summary
* Download currency card statements and provide commentary and summary
* Support audit preparation and complete tasks as required
* Prepare VAT return for review
* Assist in the completion of the year-end reports
* Support in the implementation of the new accounts package
* Support audit preparation and complete tasks as required
* Escalate Accounts concerns in a timely manner
* Respond to ad hoc query reviews in a timely and professional manner
* Complete other duties relevant to the role as requested

Requirements:

* Studying AAT Level 3 as a minimum
* 2+ years’ proven experience in an accounts advisory role, preferably either for a financial services company or retail bank
* Multi-currency exposure
* Demonstrate strong analytical skills, alongside advanced problem-solving
* Be able to build trusting and collaborative relationships across the Business and with external suppliers
* Confident to work on their own with limited guidance due to current home-working situation
* Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to communicate at all levels
* Demonstrate strong IT skills, including Internet and email, computers, word processing, and spreadsheets
* Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including good presentation and report writing skills
* Demonstrate strong time management with the ability to work across multiple projects effectively

To be considered please apply today.

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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Assistant Accountant (Part-time)

Assistant Accountant (AAT)

Part-time – Monday – Friday 25 hours per week (5 hours per day)
Opportunity to work from home
Reporting directly to the Head of Finance
AAT Level 4 Qualified

We are working with a leading specialist financial services provider with offices globally.
With a broad portfolio of solutions to suit a diverse client base including SME’s, Corporates, the investment & fund management sector and private individuals, our client prides itself on helping clients manage currency risk and providing exceptional service when it comes to foreign currency & international payments.

This company is seeking an experienced Assistant Accountant with experience in the financial services or retail banking sector to join them on a part-time, permanent basis.

This role will be predominantly based from home, with occasional travel to the offices near Kings Hill.

The Assistant Accountant will be responsible for assisting in providing Accounting Services to support the Accounts Function in the timely delivery and integrity of the assigned income statements, balance sheet accounts, and year-end Audit.

Duties:

* Monthly bank reconciliations
* Balance sheet reconciliations
* Approve invoices for authorisation
* Review the commissions summary and expense summary prepared by the accounts assistant
* Review VAT returns
* Peer reviews
* Liaise with auditors for annual monitoring, including audit preparation and completing tasks as required
* Prepare fixed asset register
* Prepare the month end journals, including depreciation, accruals and prepayments
* Complete owed to client reconciliations
* Assist in the completion of the year-end reports
* Assist in the implementation of the new accounts package
* Work effectively within a team to maximise potential and deliver results
* Escalate Accounts concerns in a timely manner
* Respond to ad hoc query reviews in a timely and professional manner
* Complete other duties relevant to the role as requested

Requirements:

*AAT Level 4 qualification required
*3+ years’ proven experience in an accounts advisory role, preferably either for a financial services company or retail bank
*Multi-currency exposure
*Demonstrate strong analytical skills, alongside advanced problem-solving
*Be able to build trusting and collaborative relationships across the Business and with external suppliers
*Confident to work on their own with limited guidance due to current home-working situation
*Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to communicate at all levels
*Demonstrate strong IT skills, including Internet and email, computers, word processing, and spreadsheets
*Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including good presentation and report writing skills
*Demonstrate strong time management with the ability to work across multiple projects effectively

To be considered please apply today.

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 Administrator

Finance Administrator
Maternity Cover
Maidstone

We are urgently looking for a high-level senior administrator to join a busy practice near Maidstone. The lady going on maternity has been there many years and her role has grown and grown. They don’t expect to find someone with all the following skills but as many as possible. The key to this role is the ability to learn and a determined attitude.

Training will be provided, but the expectation is candidates need to have experience in a number of the tasks outlined. The administration tasks include:

* all Companies House filings with related minutes and forms;
* company formations;
* client and account set up in TaxCalc and Xero;
* our Xero maintenance and bank reconciliations;
* recurring invoice raising;
* bill payments;
* management and marketing reporting;
* marketing letters; and
* general phone and mail support
* Any other duties required

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Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant
Sevenoaks
£22 to 25k + good benefits
Training/Career Development

Are you looking for your first role in accountancy? If so, we have a role for a leading Fintech that will offer great training and career development.

This is a fantastic opportunity that will not only provide training but will give you the opportunity to gain broad experience that will put your career on the right path.
Knowledge, skills and experience

– 2.1 or higher degree in a numerical subject;
– Good planning, time management and organizational skills;
– Highly adaptable and flexible.
– Able to work with competing deadlines and priorities, whilst delivering quality outputs;
– Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, able to establish effective working relationships at all levels;
– Good team player, able to work with a large, varied team and provide support across the whole team, willing to get stuck in to help the team meet demand;
– Demonstrates a sense of urgency, pro-activity and strong work ethic.
– Resilient and tenacious, with an enthusiastic ‘can-do’ attitude;
– Keen to develop and learn, inquisitive;
– Appreciates the importance of accuracy and attention to detail;
– Good MS Office skills.

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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