go.
Get new jobs for this search by email
Job Purpose:
Experienced Client Accountant, with a previous experience in the preparation of financial statements and management accounts for Companies and Trusts, required by an established professional Trust and Corporate Services company.

Key Responsibilities:
Working as part of the Accounting team, the role requires accounting responsibilities from bookkeeping through to the preparation of financial statements and management accounts, for Companies and Trusts, in a timely manner
Quarterly VAT returns and annual IOM and UK Tax returns and any ad hoc financial client reporting
Working closely with a broad range of stakeholders, including the client services team, Company Directors, Clients and Auditors

Skills & Experience:
Previous experience, ideally around 5 years, within Client Accounting work, with strong understanding of appropriate reporting standards
It may be advantageous to be qualified ACCA/ ACA (or similar) but this is not essential
Used to preparing accounts, Tax and VAT returns for Companies and Trusts
Strong communication skills

Hours & Benefits:
Full time, 37.5 hours a week, though potentially some flexibility in hours may also be considered, highly competitive salary and benefits package


Job Purpose:
ACA/ ACCA qualified candidate with previous financial services experience, is required by a Financial Services Group. The role will support of the Head of Finance in the timely production of company, pension scheme and client accounts (both statutory and management) to relevant accounting standards and regulations. Applicants should have good knowledge of Isle of Man Regulations and Compliance legislation

Key Responsibilities:
The timely production of company, pension scheme and client accounts (both statutory and management) to relevant accounting standards and regulations
Production of management information and ad-hoc reports
Assisting with the production and submission of Regulatory, Tax and VAT returns
Monitoring and controlling budgets and forecasts and analysing variances

Skills & Experience:
ACA/ ACCA qualified or having significant relevant experience, to ideally include understanding of fund, insurance (general insurance, life assurance, captives) and pension legislation
Strong communication and people management skills
Used to working under pressure and meeting deadlines
Excellent I.T. skills, including Excel and ideally also SUN Accounting

Hours & Benefits:
Full time, market rate salary in line with qualifications and experience, plus benefits

Job Purpose:
Contract Account required to join an Accountancy & Payroll Solutions company on a short term contract basis. The role holder will be responsible in assisting in the maintenance of the general ledger, posting and reconciling of accounting entries and completion of month end procedures in accordance with group procedures

Key Responsibilities:
Responsible for production of trial balance, general ledger maintenance and supporting schedules and VAT return
Process of purchase invoices expenses to include; coding, matching against purchase orders, obtaining of relevant approvals and authorisations for payment
Supplier statement reconciliations and resolution of supplier queries
Preparation of group bank reconciliations
Preparation, posting and reconciliation of accruals, prepayments and accrued interest.
Maintenance of fixed asset register
Update and reconciliation of all intercompany accounts following the posting of any transactions
Liaise and resolve queries from internal and external stakeholders.
Ad hoc duties as and when required to do so

Skills & Experience:
Minimum 5 years' experience in a similar role in a finance department and good accounting background
At least part qualified in a relevant accounting qualification is desirable but not essential
Experience of accounting software packages, preferably QuickBooks and/or Sage
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Products, in particular Excel

Hours & Benefits:
Core business hours, and competitive remuneration, central Douglas based

Part-qualified Accountant / Trainee - Contract

Job Purpose:
A part qualified Accountant with experience within a Management accounting role is required for an initial contract role within an established Trust & Corporate Service Provider. The role requires core bookkeeping, accounting and day to day finance support to the Group, in the delivery of accurate and timely financial reporting. Applications are also invited from Trainees, available for a contract, who are currently making progress with their studies. The client hope to progress with a permanent appointment for this role, in future

Key Responsibilities:
Management and posting of general, sales and purchase ledgers, together with reconciliations; including invoices, credit notes, supplier payments and bookkeeping and processing of staff expense claim forms
Assisting the Management Accountant with the production of all management accounts, including income and control reports, accruals and prepayments and financial reports for board meetings
Assisting with the production of statutory financial statements, including the preparation and submission of quarterly VAT returns, annual financial statements and tax and other returns
Ad hoc financial analysis and project work in support of the Management Accountant

Skills & Experience:
Studying towards or holding an industry recognised qualification e.g. CAT/ ACCA/ CIMA
Ideally upwards of 2 years experience in a relevant accounting role within a financial services environment
Proactive approach and strong communication skills
Able to work well both individually as well as part of a team

Hours & Benefits:
37.5 hours a week

Job Purpose:
Assistant VAT Consultant required to join an established, international professional services provider to assist in VAT solutions covering transactional and VAT planning advice.

Key Responsibilities:
Provide support to the servicing teams and clients regarding their day-to-day transactions, helping them to maximise clients' VAT position while meeting their compliance obligations in the everyday course of their business transactions.
Undertaking VAT planning to provide reassurance that the VAT treatment of certain projects or business deals are being effectively managed, legitimately minimising the VAT cost to clients' businesses in the Yachting, Aviation, Property, Gaming and Financial Services sectors.
Delivering a range of VAT training packages as required, tailored to specific requirements and the circumstances of clients and their businesses - as workshops or more detailed one-to-one training.
Carrying out VAT health checks and return reviews as required.
Attendance at VAT authorities' visits.
VAT penalty negotiation and mitigation.
General correspondence with VAT and customs authorities.
Representing the VAT Director at VAT and other meetings when required.
Working with the VAT Director to generate new business and develop new initiatives / strategies.
Ensuring compliance with company standards, policies and procedures, including confidentiality and data protection where appropriate.
Carrying out any other reasonable duties and responsibilities within the overall function, commensurate with the grading and level of responsibilities of the post.

Skills & Experience:
Ideally ATT qualified.
In-depth understanding of European VAT rules and legislation.
Trusted to undertake the careful analysis required to determine the relationships between relevant parties and the nature of goods or services supplied in order to ensure the VAT costs the client pays are accurate.
An inclusive, technically strong and knowledgeable person
Able to co-ordinate, collaborate with, use staff resources effectively.
Strong presentation skills

Hours & Benefits:
Permanent full time working hours- 9am -5.30pm.
Competitive salary and benefits package.

Job Purpose:
Part-qualified Accountant (ACCA/ ACA) with previous experience of management accounting, is sought by a small and growing team of a Property investment and development company. The role requires the broad financial reporting and accounting responsibilities for a portfolio of entities. Support to complete studies will be provided.

Key Responsibilities:
Managing a broad range of financial responsibilities associated with a portfolio of entities.
Management accounting and financial reporting work to month end and other reporting deadlines.
Assisting with the financial requirements of projects, including liaison with key stakeholders across the business.
Assisting with audits of entities, as required.

Skills & Experience:
Part-qualified Accountant (ACCA or similar), with previous experience preparing management accounts.
Enthusiastic and self-motivated individual who is looking to develop additional knowledge and responsibilities, as the team and company grow.
Strong attention to detail with a positive approach, used to achieving deadlines.

Hours & Benefits:
Full time hours plus benefits package, to include study support.

Job Purpose:
A newly or recently ACCA/ ACA qualified accountant is sought to join a busy general accountancy practice and corporate service provider, as Assistant Manager. It is considered most relevant to have had previous experience within a general accountancy practice or fiduciary services background, rather than a Big 4 Audit background. The role requires working as part of a small team, reporting in to a Manager/ Partner and managing a portfolio of clients, including engagements from different business divisions.

Key Responsibilities:
Managing a portfolio of clients with varying requirements across the accountancy practice and corporate services divisions, this is likely to include:
Preparation of accounts and schedules and the preparation of financial statements.
Preparation and checking of taxation and VAT returns and assessments.
Administration of companies and liaison with clients and intermediaries.
Organisation and co-ordination of work for more junior team members, assisting with their training and development.

Skills & Experience:
Newly qualified ACCA/ ACA with experience in general accountancy practice or fiduciary services (Big 4 Audit is not considered to be as relevant to these role requirements)
Good communication and organisational skills, experienced with training and developing more junior members of staff.

Hours & Benefits:
Competitive salary and full time working hours.

Job Purpose:
Assistant Manager required to join busy general accountancy practice and corporate service provider.

Key Responsibilities:
Managing a portfolio of clients with varying requirements.
Preparation and audit of accounts and schedules, and the preparation of financial statements.
Preparation and checking of taxation and VAT returns and assessments.
Co-ordinate the work for team members and assisting, supervising and training junior members of the team.
The assistant Manager will also be involved in conducting appraisals, training sessions and attending management meetings.

Skills & Experience:
Newly qualified ACA or ACCA.
An excellent communicator with strong organisational skills who is able to lead more junior members of staff.
Discretion, diplomacy and a confident approach are a must.
Broad experience covering all aspects of accountancy and the provision of corpora services.

Hours & Benefits:
Douglas based employer, working business hours.


Get new jobs for this search by email

Choose Job Type