Accountant – Greenwich or Kent (Remote)

  • Full Time
  • Greenwich or Kent (Remote)
  • Salary:Up to £50,000

Are you an experienced accountant with extensive client-facing experience and familiarity with supporting construction, trades and service-based businesses? Do you want to join a thriving and profitable firm? Our accounting practice client is actively seeking an Accountant to join their Greenwich and Kent-based firm in a remote but very important client-facing role.

About the role 

You will work closely with the Director, speak to clients, and work to a high technical standard on client work. The practice caters to a fantastic portfolio of mostly construction and contractor clients while also offering outsourced finance team and finance director services.

In this role you will:

  • Deliver the client service level agreements with quality and to a high technical standard so there are no mistakes or client complaints about quality of work (Year End Accounts, Personal Tax Returns, Management Accounts, ad hoc queries, etc.)
  • Work with clients to gain a high client satisfaction score and minimise client churn
  • When necessary, review the work of more junior members of the team or outsourcer to ensure the work goes out to the client right the first time.
  • Adhere to the firm’s client care policy
  • Develop and manage turnaround time to a target agreed upon with the Director

What you bring to the table

  • ACCA qualified
  • 4+ years of experience working within a practice 
  • Proven experience of confidently working in a client facing role
  • Strong proficiency with Xero
  • Proficiency with Syft, Futrli, Capitalise or other similar platforms is a bonus
  • Well-versed in CIS and other finance and tax aspects related to the construction industry 
  • Highly experienced in all things VAT related
  • Laser attention to detail and good problem-solving skills 
  • Confident in sharing your ideas
  • You are ideally in Greenwich or in the Greater London Area
  • Must be in the United Kingdom and be legally authorised to work in the United Kingdom

Should you currently be self-employed with a client-base, our client would be open to discussion of bringing your client base over if this is something you wished to do. 

What’s in it for you? 

  • Role: Accountant 
  • Location: Remote, UK (Greenwich or Chatham (Kent) area preferred, but not mandatory) 
  • Position: Full time, permanent, employed 
  • Salary: Up to £50,000 DOE 

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, we’d love to see your CV — apply today!

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