Client Accountant

Job Details

Gibraltar Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Sector: Accounting & Finance Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP Contact: Angelique Pearson

Client Accountant, Financial Services (Fiduciary) | Excellent salary DOE and benefits | Qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA or Similar | EU Applications can only be considered | Gibraltar

SRGEurope are seeking an ambitious Client Accountant for an established Financial Services client based in Gibraltar with offices in Europe. The successful Client Accountant will have responsibility for their client's management accounts, statistical reporting, project management and keeping in line with the FSC guidelines in Gibraltar. Excellent inter personal skills are key as you will have direct contact with clients. As a Client Accountant you will be part of their busy accounts team and will be responsible for the delivery of high quality company and trust accounting services to their portfolio of clients. You will also support the Head of Department to coach and guide team members to enable them to be efficient in their roles and promote their personal development.

The Client Accountant Responsibilities are but not confined to:

  • Preparation of monthly Trust Accounts demonstrating strong technical accounting ability
  • Provide on-going statutory and regulatory compliance returns ensuring local/EU requirements are met
  • Supervise the team of Assistant Client Accountants
  • Provide MI and all KPIs for your own managed clients including budgets and forecasts and performance related data to help formulate business planning
  • The record keeping of all day by day transactions
  • Manage the Company's assets accordingly to obtain the highest interest rates and yields and obtaining the best results within the investment strategy
  • Be prepared to attend Board and Committee meetings, take minutes and circulate
  • Project management achieving deadlines
  • Complete ad hoc reports as required

The Client Accountant Profile and Skills are:

  • Qualified or nearly Qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA
  • Can be AAT qualified if you have knowledge of Client Accounting
  • Strong financial accounting knowledge
  • Experience of dealing with complex and detailed financial information is essential
  • Sound knowledge of Accounting Standards
  • Experience in working with Viewpoint is desired
  • Advanced Excel skills and good IT skills in general
  • Excellent administration skills, methodical with good attention to the smaller details
  • Excellent communication skills for both internal and external communications
  • Ideally a thorough understanding of Gibraltar regulatory requirements

Why Gibraltar?

Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory on the edge of the Iberian Peninsula neighbouring Southern Spain. It boasts 300 days of sunshine per year, a relaxed out of work lifestyle and is easily accessible to the rest of Europe from Gibraltar and Malaga airports. The primary currency in Gibraltar is pounds/sterling and there are excellent English speaking schools if you are relocating with your family. We will help you with your relocation process about which you can read here:

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| Client Accounting | Management Accounting | Financial Services | Trust Accounting | Gibraltar