Senior Accountant

Company description:

Maple Wharf is situated in East London in the heart of the city; we boast an elite team of experts with over 30 years of experience in accountancy, taxation and business growth.

Our team helps our clients to reach their full potential and give them financial, time & mind freedom.

We also help our clients to be more profitable by giving them a better understanding of their numbers and key drivers, minimising their tax liability and planning for a successful business in the future.


  • Preparation of Statutory Accounts under FRS102 and FRS102 1A, Bookkeeping, VAT Returns, Personal & Business Tax Returns, Payroll, Business Health checks.
  • Basic Tax Planning to be reviewed by partners and providing general financial advice to the clients.
  • Be the final reviewer on most year-end and other compliance work and have responsibilities for delivery and explaining the accounts to the client.
  • Set up of computerised bookkeeping/accounting systems.
  • Liaising and filing Companies House and HMRC documents such as iXBRL accounts, CT600 and self-assessment tax returns on client's behalf.
  • Assisting partners in administering the practice to deal with clients' queries, job planning and helping tax investigations.
  • Overseeing and supporting junior team members, and ensuring a quality service is delivered and clients' needs are represented.

Key competencies:

  • ACCA or ACA qualified with at least 3 years' experience in a UK based accountancy practice
  • Strong knowledge of Xero
  • Strong knowledge of UK tax laws and accounting standards applicable to small and medium business
  • Ability to plan and multi-task when required working under pressure
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as an Accountant


  • Knowledge of CCH, Primo, Onkho

The candidate must share our core values

  • Innovative
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Empowering
  • Clarity
  • Accountability

  • Rate: £35k - 39k per year + Annual bonus
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Accountancy
  • Recruiter: Postify
  • Contact: Postify Ltd
  • Tel: 07904724547
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: Maple Wharf 1
  • Posted: 2021-02-10 16:16:31 -

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