General Practice Accountant | Top 60 practice | £35,000 - £45,000
AJ Chambers are working with an outstanding top 60 Accountancy Practice who are seeking an Accountant with a generalist background, that background could be a split of either Accounts & Tax or Audit & Accounts (ideally)
The culture of the firm is friendly and down to earth. Many of the Partners were trained there and many staff have dedicated their professional careers to this impressive firm. They have 80+ staff and 10+ partners situated across London and Europe.
The role will include the following:
- Managing all aspects of their allocated client portfolio; including planning, the execution of the work, drafting of correspondence and billing. The work will include the requisite elements of the work from start to completion on accounting, tax, trusts and audit.
- Planning work and allocating appropriate resources to ensure that work is completed in a timely manner and to a high standard; reviewing work and giving feedback to junior staff.
- Acting as the main point of contact for the clients in the portfolio and corresponding with them in the most appropriate way.
- Dealing with the HMR&C, investment managers, lawyers and other third parties.
- Assisting with other ad hoc assignments in relation to the financial affairs of clients.
- Assisting with marketing the firm and attending networking events with co-professionals, as appropriate.
Requirements of Generalist Accountant:
- Preferably ACA qualified with first time passes and a good academic record, 2 years+ post qualification.
- A strong general accountancy background, including personal tax.
- Experience of effective client handling/service skills
- Confidence in dealing with the HMR&C, bankers and investment managers.
- Able to take responsibility and ‘own’ assignments and use initiative and flair.
- Experienced in coaching and delegating to staff and able to organise and review the work of junior staff.
For more information on this Generalist Accountant role please either apply directly or contact Cody Palmer at AJ Chambers. If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements, please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.