Accountancy is a vital profession contributing to the global economy and offers an interesting, challenging and diverse career path for ambitious individuals.  

Every year we see increasing numbers of accounting opportunities in Jersey across a variety of sectors, including the financial services, commercial and public sector. With prestigious firms offering training roles and global companies establishing their Head Office functions in Jersey, accounting provides a diverse range of roles with significant possibility for future growth and progression.

Studying towards a professional qualification is largely supported by employers in Jersey, typically ICAEW – ACA or ACCA to become a Chartered or Professional Accountant.

Career opportunities may include: Audit Professional, Management Accountant, Financial Controller, Finance Director, Fund Accountant, Systems Accountant and many more.

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Finance Manager

Jersey

​Joining a specialist private client administration and corporate services business you will manage both the accounts payable and billing sides of the finance team, ensuring all duties are completed.You will also ensure the Finance Officer’s duties are completed and assist the Financial Controller in all areas of the finance remit.Working in a stable and nurturing environment, you can expect to build on your existing talents and achieve excellence in the work you do, whilst gaining crucial industry exposure to further your careerResponsibilities will include:​Producing statutory finance accounts and monthly management accountsPreparing VAT returns, payroll journals and financial service returnsMaintaining flexed budgetsSigning off bank reconciliations for both fee and payment bank accountsTraining new members of staffExperience and skills required:​Part ACCA qualified or equivalent  Excellent analytical and numerical skillsStrong IT skillsExcellent inter-personal skills If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.ukWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.

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Accounts Manager

Jersey

​An interesting and fulfilling client facing role in an award winning, local accountancy firm where you will be part of a small team of ambitious professionals, making a real difference to the success of clients and playing an integral role in their growth.Look forward to working each day in a friendly, fun, supportive environment while working closely with your own portfolio of clients and developing your knowledge across new industry sectors. Responsibilities will include:Collaboratively working on client management accountsBuilding and maintaining strong working relationships with clients, including undertaking visitsManaging regular work for completion with client bookkeeper and junior team members Preparing management accounts, benchmarking reports, year-end financial statements and tax computation information, robust profit and loss account, balance sheet and cash flow forecastsPreparing and delivering agendas and follow-up memos for monthly client meetings  Experience and skills required:Hold a professional accounting qualification (e.g., ACCA/ACA/CPA)Minimum 3 years’ accounting experience, ideally within a commercial environmentCommitted and driven to achieving excellence for yourself and your clientsExcellent communication and interpersonal skills  If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.ukWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.

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Senior Fund Accounting Manager

Jersey

​Join an international organisation and be part of a highly professional private equity team, playing a key role in managing the relationship between the company and a number of high profile private equity clients.With a diverse client base which includes the world’s largest and most reputable corporations, you can be sure that every day will offer you new challenges and opportunities with different clients and colleagues.This is a company that invests in its workforce; recognising and rewarding talent, supporting employees wellbeing, while also offering flexible and hybrid working. For those that are ambitious, they have an outstanding training programme and opportunities to access their global network. For the most part, the people are what attracts and retains talent at this organisation. They have a great team of hardworking people that support and celebrate each other.If you are a dynamic, proactive and forward-thinking accountant with experience in fund accounting, this could be the ideal opportunity for you.Responsibilities will include:​Providing guidance and assistance to fund accountants and other members of the teamCoordinating and reviewing accounting deliverables and managing the quality controlEnsuring all accounting deliverables are prepared and reviewed within agreed/prescribed timeframesActing as principle point of contacts for clients on accounting service mattersOverseeing the fund accounting team’s bookkeeping and accounts preparation functionExperience and skills required:​Hold a professional accounting qualification (e.g. ACCA/ACA/CPA)Previous accounting experience in a similar roleProactive and disciplined approach to tasksCommitted and driven to achieving excellenceStrong technical knowledge of IFRS, UK GAAP, US GAAP and LUX GAAPIf you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.ukWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.

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Commercial Finance Business Partner

Jersey

​​Join the finance team in a vibrant commercial organisation, assisting with the reporting process for the finances and performance of the business.Within this role, you will support the Finance Director in the preparation of accurate and reliable management accounts. You will also contribute to the continued success of this retailer by helping to identify opportunities to increase profitability.Responsibilities will include:Supporting the production of quarterly management accounts​Reviewing credit card expenses and performing account reconciliationsCalculating and distributing monthly gross profit reports​Conducting analysis of trends and developments within the business​Assisting the Finance Director with the creation and development of the budget​Experience and skills required:​AAT qualified or part-qualifiedPrevious experience preparing management accounts Excellent numeracy skills and attention to detailGood time management skills Strong written and verbal communication skills If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.ukWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.

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Accounts Preparer

Jersey

​Take the next step in your career with an independent financial services group, committed to giving staff the opportunity to learn and develop, so they reach their full potential and in turn achieve their own personal goals.This is a fantastic opportunity offering interesting, varied and challenging work in a supportive and rewarding environment. You will gain exposure to both the accounting and operational functions of a global organisation.With offices around the globe, this independent organisation provides a great network where you can gain access to unique opportunities in other locations, to enhance your skill set, experience another culture and build your professional network.Responsibilities will include:​Accurately preparing financial statements for assigned clientsPreparing monthly and quarterly management accountsAssisting the team with audited accountsReviewing accounts produced by more junior colleaguesExperience and skills required:​Minimum 3 years’ experience in the trust industryEither hold or currently studying towards a recognised accounting qualificationKnowledge of VAT, UK taxation of companies and Jersey taxation of companiesConfident excel userExcellent written and verbal communication skillsIf you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.ukWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.

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Finance Business Advisor

Jersey

​Be part of a diverse workforce and provide high quality financial insight and support to departments and assist with queries.Acting as a link between strategic finance departments and the business, you will communicate with stakeholders to ensure expenditure is prioritised effectively. You will also help to drive decision making and ensure departmental budgets are aligned with the overall corporate plan.This is a unique opportunity for a management accountant who is looking to progress. If you’re looking for a new challenge, are technically minded and have previous experience managing and leading projects, this could be the opportunity for you!Flexible working arrangement available as well as remote, hybrid or an in-office option. Permanent ideally although contract with view to permanent will also be considered.Responsibilities will include:​Providing high quality financial advice on policy, risks, costs and performance metrics​Using generated finance reports to interpret financial performance and drive financial forecasting​Performing analysis on potential commercial opportunities and financial targetsBuilding strong working relationships​ with stakeholdersExperience and skills required:​Qualified Accountant (AAT, CAT) or relevant degree or experienceExperience working in public sector or equivalent business partnering/management accounting role​Confident communication and negotiation skillsPrevious experience interpreting financial and performance data and using financial software packagesExcellent planning and organisational skills​If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.ukWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.

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