Senior Client Accountant, Governance Services

  • Job Reference: 6881
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2022
  • Website: https://www.thomasdessain.com/
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Exciting opportunity to provide bespoke accounting and reporting services to a varied portfolio of clients, maintaining accounting records in the client entity database (Viewpoint); assisting with preparation of financial statements, quarterly semi-annual reports and net asset valuations; ensure detailed understanding of transactions being handled; ensure client expectations and accounting deadlines are properly managed; collaborate with client administration providing explanations, advice and accounting support; ensure consistency of accounting service levels across all clients and deal swiftly with identified issues; show awareness of integration of Corporate Services across jurisdictions and with law firm.
Candidate will have experience of accounting systems, particularly Viewpoint would be an advantage; good working knowledge of Excel; exceptional attention to detail and accuracy; positive and flexible approach; aptitude for data analysis/problem solving; ability to manage and prioritise tasks, time and people in order to meet deadlines; excellent interpersonal skills; pro-active and service orientated approach; discretion and demonstrates good judgement; ability to work independently; excellent communication skills.
Five years continuous residence in Jersey required.