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Accounts Supervisor ( VAT)

Job Reference: 00250097
Date Posted: 13 March 2018
Employer: Anonymous
Location: Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Sector: Finance & Accounting
Job Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 10 April 2018

Job Description

Reporting to the Business Services Manager and Directors, you'll be the pivotal point of contact to ensure that our teams provide a first-class service in for our valued clients, dealing with, bookkeeping, reviewing VAT returns, liaising with clients on VAT issues, preparing and guiding the teams to complete reconciliations, yearend adjustments.

As well as being the 'lynchpin' for the Bookkeeping teams, you'll also be responsible for monitoring completion and reviewing work to ensure deadlines are met whilst not compromising on quality and coaching the teams to ensure they are ready for the transition to making Tax Digital.

The transition will be driving tighter deadlines, so we're looking for a process and compliance driven individual, ideally from a practice background, who is used to working to tight deadlines and leading team compliance. Team Leader or Management experience is pre-requisite.

You'll also be responding to client queries, so it's essential you'll be comfortable in providing full confidentiality, transparency and exceeding expectations whenever possible.

You'll also have/be:

Previous people management/leadership of an account/bookkeeping team, ideally within Practice or used to dealing with multiple accounts
Knowledge of Vat scheme, EC sales and VAT coding in software (SAGE Line 50, Xero and /or Quickbooks) and Intrastat.
Advanced Bookkeeping skills to become the 'go to' expert
Strong MS office experience, particularly with Excel
Sage Line 50 and Quickbooks experience advantageous
Effective communication skills, both written and oral, at all levels

In Return ...

We will offer you a highly competitive package, including extensive benefits for you and your family, a comfortable warm and friendly environment with great people and the chance to work with some of the most prestigious clients that no other family based firm can offer