Accounting - Team Leader

Location Malta
Discipline: Finance, Accounting & Audit
Job type: Full-time
Contact name: Simon Pace

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 16020
Published: 8 months ago
I am currently assisting a local service provider in seeking to recruit an Accounting Team Leader to join a team of experienced and dedicated professionals on full-time basis.
Reporting to the Managers of the Client Accounting team, the Team Leader will be entrusted with a portfolio of clients and entrusted to manage and mentor junior members within the team.

Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Being a point of reference within their team and assisting in solving high level technical accounting queries, supervising and assisting other team members with their daily tasks;
  • Organising frequent catch-up meetings with their team, to monitor the progress of their own portfolio of clients as well as for any general feedback which may arise;
  • Completing the management accounts of their own portfolio of clients, including 
  • managing the annual audit processes to provide the auditors with the required information in a timely manner to meet statutory deadlines;
  • Preparing and submitting of VAT Returns of their own portfolio of clients;
  • Ensuring that all the tasks within the assigned portfolio of their clients, as well as their team’s portfolio, are completed in accordance with statutory requirements and client deadlines;
  • Liaising closely with management with regards to clients’ requirements from an accounting perspective, focusing on ensuring and improving the quality of service provided;
  • Reviewing of financial statements
  • Reviewing of VAT Returns of other team members;
  • Liaising with internal departments to obtain information and supporting documentation to allow for the timely preparation of financial statements and statutory returns;
  • Highlighting and report significant matters on general accounting issues arising to management;
  • Assisting management in the bi-annual performance appraisal process of their team;

  • Minimum of 2 years senior level experience in a client accounting environment.
  • Fully qualified by a recognised accountancy qualification
  • Ability to use Excel as well as SAGE.
  • Very good command of English, both written and spoken.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team.
  • Ability and confidence in the technical aspects of client accounting and VAT .
  • Be able to prioritise tasks and work on multiple assignments.
For more information email [email protected] or WhatsApp 9905 8967