Accountant

Recruiter
TaxAssist
Location
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Salary
£33,000 - £38,000
Posted
08 Aug 2018
Closes
28 Aug 2018
Ref
Harpenden
Job Role
Accountant
Professional Membership
ACA (ICAEW), ACCA
Contract Type
Contract, Full time, Permanent

Position Summary & Candidate Profile

 

Reporting to the Office Manager / Client Partner the successful candidate will be a senior member of the client servicing team supporting the delivery of excellent client service to their portfolio of Directors, Private Clients, Sole Traders, Partnerships and Limited Companies. This includes producing / overseeing production of accounts, PAYE, VAT returns, Corporation Tax, Bookkeeping and Self-Assessment tax returns.

 

The successful candidate will demonstrate the personal drive, desire, aptitude and ability to assume additional responsibilities and be ready for promotion to Office Manager / Client Partner of a successful, growing and dynamic, multi-office firm within 2 years with the potential to become an equity partner.

 

Working with TaxAssist Accountants

 

This is an excellent opportunity for a capable individual who enjoys working as part of a team to deliver excellent client service. The ideal candidate will be looking to develop their skills in a rapidly growing and dynamic business using industry leading software with support from a multi award winning accountancy network.

 

Experience the rewarding and varied nature of working with small businesses and individuals in a friendly local business atmosphere.

 

Work for an employer who invests in colleague career development with significant opportunities for growth and development including ongoing training provided by the TaxAssist Academy.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • On behalf of the Client Partner produce/oversee production of financial accounts for Limited Companies
  • Manage Sole Trader and Individual Personal Tax Self-Assessment Tax returns
  • Meet client service levels
  • Continuing Professional Development through TaxAssist Academy technical development and leadership training courses
  • Qualifications and Skills

     

  • ACA or ACCA Qualified with a minimum 2 years broad accountancy practice experience and/or relevant commercial experience
  • Good working knowledge of Practice Management systems (e.g. CCH) as well as bookkeeping systems (e.g. QuickBooks, Xero, Receipt Bank etc)
  • Ability to market and proactively develop client relationships and convert client prospects
  • Driven and results focused
  • A friendly, open personality with excellent interpersonal and client service skills
  • A person who enjoys working as part of a dynamic team
  • Excellent Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel skills
  • Job Type: Full-time

     

    Salary: £33,000.00 to £38,000.00 /year

     

    Application Questions

     

  • How many years of Accounting experience do you have?
  • Do you have the following licence or certification: ACA/ACCA Qualified?
  • Do you have the following licence or certification: Driving Licence?

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