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Corporate Services Accountant

Location: 

Saint-Helier, JE

For our office in Jersey, we are currently looking for Corporate Accountant. We offer a dynamic, and international corporate atmosphere as well as the benefit of customized training adapted to your needs throughout your career.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 

As a Corporate Accountant, Responsible for day-to-day management of a portfolio of clients made up of Jersey companies, Unit Trusts and Limited Partnerships investing in a range of assets:

 

  • You will be an important link between management and junior staff, responsible for and knowledgeable about the quality of the work that is carried out for your clients.  You will review work produced for submission to senior level staff;
  • Taking part in the setup of client structures and implementing complex international structures as part of restructuring plans, mergers and acquisitions;
  • Coordinating and contacting independent tax specialists, lawyers, and notaries as a part of setting up structures;
  • Assisting with the preparation and collation of Know Your Customer and Client Due Diligence Files;
  • Taking care of the day-to-day operations of the client and following up with third parties, including investors and clients,
  • Ensuring effective cash management of client entities and undertaking regular cash reconciliations;
  • Preparing of client entities management accounts and financial statements under UK GAAP or IFRS;
  • Liaising with tax advisors in respect of ongoing tax compliance responsibilities;
  • Responding to clients' requests in terms of tax planning in close collaboration with external tax advisors, if needed.
  • Mange a team of part or fully qualified accountants and ensure all reporting deadlines are adhered too.

 

YOUR PROFILE:

 

  • You will be educated to the equivalent of A-Level or University Degree;
  • You are either a fully or nearly qualified accountant, either ACCA or ACA;
  • You have 3-5 years of relevant experience in the fields of offshore administration, corporate services or audit;
  • You possess team spirit, the capacity to build strong client relationships, and take initiative to act without waiting for direction when appropriate.