Finance & Accountancy

Accountant (Tax and Audits)


Seeking an Accountant (Tax and Audits) – Soham

We are working on behalf of our client who are based in Soham and is a large organisation that has several business units within the main business umbrella. This position will be to cover maternity leave, the role although working in industry would be best suited to candidates who have worked within practice accountancy previously. The environment in which the role will be based is multi-currency and multi-company and requires a candidate with strong accounting knowledge that can be practically applied to the task in hand.

Start: ASAP
Duration: Maternity Cover (10 – 12 months)
Location: Soham, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £Negotiable
Hours: Full-time hours Monday – Friday 08:00am – 17:00pm 

This role will be key role within the department deputising for the Financial Controller when necessary. It is essential for this role that you are qualified holding either ACCA, ACA or CIMA status. Ideally you will hold experience using CaseWare or similar software.

 Main duties will include:

  • Leading annual audits and preparing year end files for audit for multiple companies
  • Being the main contact and liaising with external auditors
  • Preparing and finalising statutory financial statements
  • Drafting and providing preparation of the directors and strategic reports
  • Preparing and finalising corporation tax computations and CT600s
  • Producing detailed workings and analysis on all areas of the computation for review
  • Tagging financial statements for submission with HMRC
  • Reviewing and finalising partnership tax returns
  • Responsibility for managing bank accounts and associated administration
  • Applications for all new bank accounts
  • Negotiation of terms and conditions for new bank accounts
  • Attend and play an active role in all meetings with bank representatives
  • Liaising with forex providers to execute currency transactions
  • Preparing and submitting monthly management and statutory accounts reports
  • Managing and overseeing a team including conducting staff meetings and annual appraisals

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Able to work calmly under pressure
  • Ensure deadlines are always met
  • Able to communicate with individuals at all levels
  • Fully qualified ACCA, ACA, CIMA

If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency for this Contract vacancy.

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