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Remote Accountant

Finance & Accounting
£28000 per annum
08-04-2021 05:43 PM
All London
Remote Accountant
Central London

My client, an established accountancy firm based near Charring Cross, are looking for a Remote Accountant. You must be AAT qualified with proven Management Accountant experience and payroll experience.


  • Record day to day financial transactions in Xero. This may include, but not be limited to raising (or recording) sales invoices, recording purchase invoices and posting bank payments and receipts;
  • Ensure bank reconciliations are performed which include current accounts as well as any petty cash and credit card accounts;
  • Proactively managing sales ledger and purchase ledger balances. Request missing information from clients and advise them of actions to be taken;
  • Maintaining records to the trial balance stage including managing and reconciling control accounts and month end journals for:-
    • Prepayments
    • Accruals
    • Depreciation
    • Deferred/accrued income
    • Rent free periods
    • Payroll

  • Agree timelines directly with clients in respect of when to receive information to complete the bookkeeping and VAT returns;
  • To produce management accounts to a very high standard of both accuracy and presentation;
  • Produce VAT returns. Performing self-review checks to ensure transactions are allocated to the relevant box numbers;
  • Preparation and submission of annual P11D’s;
  • Keep up to date with changing VAT and accounting knowledge. Liaise with the support team to book courses/webinars/etc. for personal development;
  • Collaborating with other departments in the firm concerning accounts preparation, corporation tax and personal tax.


Skills and Experience

  • AAT qualified or working towards the end of Level 4
  • Proven experience as an Accountant
  • Experience with payroll
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team working skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organised approach

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