Senior Accountant

English/French Speaker • Location: Central London • Type of contract: Permanent, full-time • Start date: ASAP


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The recruitment department of the French Chamber is acting as a recruitment agency for its over 530 member companies, one of which is currently looking for a Senior Accountant.

Our Client

The primary purpose of the firm is to provide audit and accounting-related services to meet the needs of clients with operations in both the UK and France. In addition the firm offers financial due diligence and investigations, tax and company secretarial services.

Key Responsibilities

Preparation of Financial Statements:

  • Preparing statutory financial statement under FRS 102 and FRS 101
  • Financial standards and CA06 compliance checks

Client Accounting:

  • Managing a portfolio of clients
  • Preparing accurate informative management accounts to be delivered in a timely fashion on a monthly/quarterly basis


  • Preparing submission of client quarterly VAT Returns
  • Liaising with clients and answering queries and issues
  • Reviewing and supervising Trainee work


  • Qualified or Part qualified ACCA
  • Between 3 to 5 years of experience working in an Accountancy Practice with similar responsibilities
  • Significant statutory accounts experience 
  • Excellent Excel skills 
  • Experience using Sage line 50 / Sage Accounts Production / IRIS Accounts Production 
  • Payroll experience would be appreciated 
  • Proven experience in a similar work environment requiring to follow specific processes 
  • Strong analytical skills and be highly attentive to detail  
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Strong time management and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines  
  • Be a good team player 
  • Bilingual French/English

Location: Central London
Salary: £35,000
Type of contract: Permanent, full-time
Start date:  ASAP


Should you be interested in this role, please contact us by email or call us at +44 (0) 20 7092 6624.

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