We are recruiting for an experienced Accountant to join a management team who will be responsible for all aspects of the financial, operational and business management of an Estate on behalf of Lord Pembroke and Trustees.
The role will be based on the grandest of stages, Wilton Estate, a rural estate covering 5,870 hectares, which encompasses residential and property management, as well as the management of Wilton House. Both the house and grounds are open to the public and used for a variety of events and filming. It also includes a gift shop and café.
Key responsibilities will include:
Prepare and submit VAT returns
Prepare management accounts and budgets
Monitor cashflow forecasts
Management of the Estate's accounts team and ensure all procedures are adhered to
Prepare draft corporate, trust and personal tax returns
Liaise with third parties where necessary relating to Estate matters
Management of the Estate's IT consultants
Provision of ad hoc reports and analysis as required
Deal with financial data related to compliance
Key skills and responsibilities we are looking for in our Estate Accountant:
Strong knowledge of excel and financial modelling skills
A proven track record of successful leading, managing and motivating teams
A multi tasker
Good knowledge of income, Corporation and Trust Taxation
Familiar with Compliance legislation
Good knowledge of networked IT systems
In return, the organsation will offer you a competitive salary, 31 days annual leave (inc BH), flexible working conditions, Pension, Life Assurance. To discuss this role in further detail, or to apply. Please submit your CV and cover letter to Louise Howard - Our Lead Recruiter who is working closely with the Estate in preparation for the interview process. Any questions related to the role, must be directed to Louise.