Accounts Preparer

  • Job Reference: 7278
  • Date Posted: 18 June 2022
  • Website: https://www.thomasdessain.com/
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Great opportunity for fully qualified professional accountant (ACCA/equivalent) with at least 3 years experience in Trust, or close to completing to ACCA/equivalent with at least 5 years Trust experience, to gain broad exposure to accounting and operational functions, preparing financial statements for trusts, companies, and corporate structures under  FRS 102 and IFRS; preparing management accounts; reviewing accounts work produced by junior colleagues; assisting team audited accounts; determine client accounting needs; liaise with senior bookkeeper.
Candidate will be able to produce complex accounts; basic knowledge of Jersey Trust Law, VAT, UK and Jersey company and trust taxation; thorough understanding of double entry bookkeeping and ability to guide others; competence in analysis, posting and reconciliation of third-party valuations and statements; ability to reconcile ledgers with VAT returns and statements received from tax authorities; good working knowledge of spreadsheet applications; able to prioritise.
Five years continuous residence in Jersey required.