Assistant Accountant - Top 100 Firm

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Salary
£22,0000 - £26,000 per annum
Posted
07 Feb 2019
Closes
09 Mar 2019
Ref
CW2019
Professional Membership
AAT, ACA (ICAEW)
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

AJ Chambers are currently working alongside a Top 100 Firm based in Lowestoft who are seeking an enthusiastic Accounts Assistant

Our client is an expanding firm located in Lowestoft who have been successfully operating for over a century now and show no signs of slowing down. With offices throughout East Anglia they serve a wide diversity of clients ranging from business owners to charitable organisations.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience within a practice environment and will be seeking to expand on their accounting knowledge. This is an exciting opportunity for a successful candidate to become an instrumental member of an innovative firm who are well known for employee satisfaction.  

Responsibilities:

  • Accounts preparations for a variety of different clients including partnerships, sole traders and limited companies;
  • Preparation of tax returns and tax computations;
  • Preparation and completion of VAT returns;
  • Bookkeeping duties;
  • Keeping up to date technically;
  • Attending of client meetings both inhouse and off site;
  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships;
  • Management of own workflow within scheduled time.

Requirements:

  • AAT qualified or ACA part-qualified/Studying;
  • At least 1 year of experience in Public Practice;
  • Previous experience preparing accounts;
  • Experience with accounting software such as Iris;
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team;
  • Detail orientated and organised;
  • Able to conduct and utilise research.

For further information on this Accounts Assistant role, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding at AJ Chambers.

Accounts Assistant – Lowestoft