Temporary / Contract Jobs in Guernsey

Temporary Client Accountant

Job Ref: LF 19286

Our client, an international advisory and financial support group, is seeking to recruit a Client Accountant for a period of 3 months from 1st January 2018 to 31st March 2018.

Location

Guernsey

Responsibilities

Monitor and review current and proposed investments for client entities and ensure all documentation is updated as necessary.
Maintain up to date accounting records and liaise with the Finance Department as necessary.
Prepare annual account from trial balance.
Carry out journal adjustments.
Prepare monthly management accounts for specific clients.
Liaise with Income Tax regarding completion of return.
Review and organise investment schedules to reflect current market values.
Prepare Assess Statements.
Evaluate and improve accounting policies and procedures within the Trust and Company Dept.
Strive to achieve departmental standards and targets as part of a small team.
Liaise with the Compliance team to ensure adherence to all regulatory and compliance standards.
Progress personal continual professional development according to performance appraisal objectives.
Perform ad hoc duties as reasonably requested to meet the demands of the role and development of the service.

Skills / Qualifications

The ideal candidate will be either fully or part qualified CAT, AAT or higher and have a minimum of 5 years' experience as a Client Accountant, Trust and Company Bookkeeper or equivalent. Applicants will demonstrate strong communication skills whilst also showing a firm understanding of compliance, KYC requirements and other relevant regulations. To have a thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook together with previous experience of computerised accounting systems is essential. This role will suit a diligent and proactive team player with strong interpersonal skills.

How To Apply

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