FINANCE & ACCOUNTANCY

 

GRADUATE/TRAINEE ACCOUNTANTS

REF - 0999

We have numerous opportunities for bright Graduates or for those with excellent A Level Results, who are wishing to pursue a rewarding career within accountancy. All of our Clients offer competitive salaries, abundant and thorough career support and the opportunity to work in a co-operative and friendly Team. Candidates who have acquired at least 2-3 years in a similar role and with a genuine ambition to pursue a career within accountancy will also be considered.

FIDUCIARY MANAGER

REF - 0997

A long established, trusted firm of Chartered Accountants based in the heart of Douglas, are looking to recruit an experienced, competent Fiduciary Manager. The duties of the role are varied and will include: *Contributing to organisation strategy *Monitoring client service levels *Leading a dedicated team. The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years' experience in the sector and hold ICSA Qualification or STEP.

INDEPENDENT FINANCIAL ADVISOR

REF - 0998

The Island's largest Employee Benefits Consultants and Corporate IFA are seeking to recruit an entry level Independent Financial Advisor. 

The duties of this role are varied and will include: *Assisting clients and wider advisory team in supporting fully compliant financial advice and retirement planning solutions *Assisting clients with their current financial position and helping them plan towards meeting their financial goals and aspirations *Higher-level paraplanning duties especially around final salary arrangements *Providing technical guidance to in-house pension trustee business. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate: *A Level 4 Qualification, or equivalent, is essential *AF7 Pension Transfer Qualification is preferable *The intention to move towards Level 6 Chartered Status

BOOKKEEPER / ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

REF - 1090

A well-established, dynamic firm offering professional, personalised Accountancy & Tax Services in the Isle of Man and UK are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, meticulous Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant. The duties of this role are varied and will include: Ensuring that company ledgers remain up to date and accurate *Responsibility for bookkeeping tasks involving accounts payable, receivable and general ledger items * *Answering telephone calls and being the first point of call for clients *Onboarding clients and verifying Customer Due Diligence (CDD) *Filing invoices when processed to maintain an orderly accounting filing system *Verifying deposits received into the bank for client fees. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate: Minimum 1 year working within a finance team *Knowledge of accountancy/bookkeeping software packages *An awareness of Know you Customer and Anti Money Laundering procedures *Excellent organisational and communication skills

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

REF - 1121

A leading contractor payroll services provider, based in the heart of Douglas is seeking to recruit a proactive, dynamic Financial Controller. The duties of the role are varied and will include; *Monthly management reporting process *Overseeing all tax and accounting issues *Contributing to decisions regarding financial strategy *Producing accounts *Overseeing the day to day payments administration for a number of trading companies *Assist with the leadership of the Management Accounts Team *Preparing and reviewing annual audit working papers for the external auditors *Preparing and reviewing the VAT and tax returns *Being involved in the development and implementation of accounting policies and practices within the business. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate; *Relevant accounting qualification (ACCA, CIMA or ICAEW qualifications) and recent experience in a similar role *Knowledge of accounting packages and systems, preferably SAGE *Ability to work on own initiative and undertake own research to deal with problems that arise *Excellent verbal and written communication skills *Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines *Computer literacy is essential

FIDUCIARY MANAGER

REF - 1125

A well-established, trusted firm of Chartered Accountants based in the heart of Douglas are seeking to recruit a confident, professional Fiduciary Manager. The duties of the role are varied and will include; *Managing a portfolio of clients to ensure they receive a high standard of service at all times *Supervising a team of administrator *Ensuring all fiduciary service department functions are carried out in a timely manner to a high standard. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate; *Minimum 5 years’ experience of working in a financial/fiduciary role *Proven experience in a leadership role *Essential IT skills inclusive of MS Office and in particular Excel at a high level *Ability to manage a varied workload and prioritise tasks, work under pressure and meet deadlines

TRAINEE TAX ADVISOR

REF - 1129

A leading and trusted professional services firm in the heart of Douglas as seeking to recruit a confident, ambitious Trainee Tax Advisor. The duties of the role are varied and will include; *Preparing IoM and UK tax returns *Liaising with tax authorities on client related matters *Working with the compliance team to manage the risk in the provision of services to clients *Staying abreast of tax developments via internal and external sources *Drafting emails, letters and tax related correspondence. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate; *A strong academic background and be educated to a minimum of A Level standard *Excellent verbal and written communication skills *The ability to work independently but also thrive in a team *A desire to develop their career

ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT

REF - 1141

A well-established organisation providing bespoke, tailored financial, advisory and compliance advice, are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, meticulous Accounts Assistant. The duties of the role are varied and will include; *Assisting with book-keeping and liaising with clients on any issues *Assisting with accounts preparation for clients with guidance from the Manager *Assisting with the preparation of VAT and Income Tax returns *Liaising with auditors where applicable *Preparing Isle of Man payroll for clients *Performing treasury function for certain client, ensuring all receipts and payments are recorded and making online payment for salaries and tax/NI. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate; *Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar *Preferably be CAT qualified or working towards qualification *Excellent IT skills including Word and Excel *Good communication skills both written and verbal *Good relationship management and interpersonal skills

TAX SUPERVISOR

REF - 1127

A well-established, trusted firm of Chartered Accountants based in the heart of Douglas are seeking to recruit an experienced, meticulous Tax Supervisor. The duties of the role are varied and will include; *Preparing Manx & UK tax computations and tax returns for companies, trusts and individuals *Preparing and assisting with tax advisory reports and queries *Responsibility for the maintenance of the TRS return control database and all TRS filings *Writing to clients with details of tax liabilities and payments *Assisting with queries from corporate, trust and accounts teams. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate; *Membership to the Chartered Institute of Taxation and / or holds a Chartered Accounting Qualification *Commitment to continual study in order to further tax advisory skills and knowledge *Previous experience in a similar role.

GROUP FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

REF - 1157

A leading trust and corporate service provider based in the heart of Douglas are seeking to recruit an experienced, meticulous Group Financial Controller. The duties of the role are varied and will include: *Responsibility for the day to day operation of the finance and IT functions and for facilities management of the organisation and its subsidiary companies *Demonstrating leadership, encourage team working and development of the accounting team *The primary point of contact for the Board for financial matters pertinent to the organisation and its subsidiary companies *To be responsible and accountable to the Board for setting dates for financial reporting *To oversee and be accountable to the Board for the delivery of all IT projects on time and within budget *To be accountable for the staffing needs of the company’s internal accounting departments as a whole and overseeing the selection, recruitment and induction of new team members *To be accountable to the Board for the maintenance and timely renewal of all insurance policies *Negotiating with landlords and liaising with relevant departments, persons or offices in respect to new leases and/or renewal of leases for office space *Keeping up to date with reporting and accountancy standards and changes in legislation including VAT *Accountable to the Board for the timely and accurate payment of salaries, dividends and other remuneration to all relevant staff *Ensuring familiarity with all company policies and procedure and ensure that they are understood and followed correctly including anti-money laundering provisions by self and the internal accounting departments. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate: *An appropriate accountancy qualification *A background in Fiduciary Services sector *Proficiency in Excel and Power Query *Knowledge and experience of using Access database and SQL would be an advantage

ASSISTANT CLIENT ACCOUNTANT MANAGER

REF 1167

A multi-jurisdictional corporate services provider based in the heart of Douglas are seeking to recruit a flexible, self-motivated Assistant Client Accountant Manager. The duties of the role are varied and will include: *Supporting the Manager to build, lead and manage a team of Accountants and Bookkeepers *Managing the workflow of the accounting function and ensuring timely delivery of technically accurate financial statements *Ensuring all client expectations and accounting deadlines are properly prepared for and managed *Supporting the Manager with change initiatives to ensure improved operating efficiencies, optimum headcount and profitability *Responsibility for the preparation and review of complex financial statements *Providing ongoing support to colleagues on technical and ad hoc financial queries and initiatives. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate: *A relevant professional accounting qualification (eg. ACCA, CA) *A Fiduciary qualification (eg STEP) would also be beneficial *Relevant accounting experience within a fiduciary services environment of which at least 5 years should have included people management *Working knowledge and understanding of relevant statutory requirements *Demonstrable technical accounting knowledge (UK GAAP/FRS102) *Excellent command of the English language with strong written and verbal communication skills

CLIENT ACCOUNTANT

REF 1168

A multi-jurisdictional corporate services provider based in the heart of Douglas are seeking to recruit a diligent, meticulous Client Accountant. The duties of the role are varied and will include *Preparing financial statements for a portfolio of Trusts & Companies *Ensuring client expectations and accounting deadlines are properly managed and financial statements are finalised in a timely manner *Supporting peers, technical and ad hoc financial queries and special project work as required *Working proactively with the Bookkeeping and Trust Administration Teams to ensure timely completion of bookkeeping and query resolution. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate: *Hold or be working towards a relevant professional qualification such as ACCA or CA *Strong written and verbal communication skills *Flexibility and professionalism when working under time driven pressures *Good prioritisation and time management skills

FINANCE & ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT

REF 1177

One of the premier professional services firms based in the heart of Douglas are seeking to recruit a proactive, meticulous Finance & Accounting Assistant. The duties of the role are varied and will include: *Daily maintenance of financial records *General bookkeeping duties *Actioning supplier invoices, including checking and coding. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate: *Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent including Maths and English at Grace C or above *A minimum of 2 years’ experience working as a bookkeeper *An accountancy qualification, such as AAT or CAT, would be desirable *A working knowledge of Google applications would be desirable *Excellent communication skills

TAX ASSISTANT CONSULTANT / TAX CONSULTANT

REF 1178

A leading provider of advisory, assurance, tax and transaction services, based in the heart of Douglas are seeking to recruit an experienced, diligent Tax Assistant Consultant / Tax Consultant. The duties of the role are varied and will include: *Assisting with tax compliance services including preparation of IOM and UK personal and corporate tax returns *Assisting with VAT compliance services including preparation of quarterly VAT returns *Performing client acceptance procedures including obtaining and reviewing appropriate KYC and CDD alongside client risk assessment procedures. The ideal Candidate will have acquired/be able to demonstrate: *1-2 years’ experience performing similar tax roles *The AAT or ATT qualification is desirable