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Senior Accountant


Date of publication: 15-02-2018
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On behalf of our client, an International renowned furniture brand, famous for its elegant Italian contemporary design in the furniture and Kitchen sector.  With a Flagship store in every major city, the Made in Italy brand is now the go to destination for design lovers all over the world, In Job UK&Ireland are looking for a


If you are a reliable, hardworking, personable and efficient Senior Accountant (qualified by experience) to manage and build a proficient team within the accounts department as the business is about to expand to a third London showroom this role is for you.


Managing a small team your key responsibilities will include:

  • Report directly to the UK based directors
  • Collaborate with our external accountants and auditors as required
  • Run and manage the sales ledger/ credit control functions of the retail, trade and development aspects of the business
  • Oversee the purchase ledger / general bookkeeper
  • Manage the banking function of the business and liaise with the Bank Manager
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported
  • Ensure the timely submission of VAT and Intrastat returns
  • Run month end commission reports for designers including monitoring their monthly targets
  • Closely liaise with all departments of the company to resolve issues as necessary
  • Deal directly with clients and answer any queries as necessary
  • Oversee and improve working systems and processes
  • Negotiate competitive euro rates


  • Experience managing an accounts function preferably within the Building & Construction industry
  • Experience in dealing with development contracts essential
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of VAT and CIS
  • Intermediate to advanced level skills of Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of Sage is essential
  • Knowledge of SMART is desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Good commercial awareness
  • Excellent attention to detail

We Offer:

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • A career in a premium company

In Job UK & Ireland is an equal opportunity employer

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