30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum to be discussed on interview
31 Jan 2017
22 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My busy well established clients are a firm of Chartered Accountants providing a wide range of accountancy services including tax returns, annual accounts, audit, payroll and bookkeeping. They help a diverse range of businesses including start-ups, sole traders, landlords and limited companies with turnover up to GBP20m who operate in many industries. The office environment is relaxed and friendly, with a close-knit team with a good sense of humour and a focus on client care.

We are now looking for them a good senior (qualified or nearly qualified) with experience in an accountancy office (not industry). They have got some audit work (new client circa GBP20m) and a number of more reasonably sized audits, quite a lot of accounts prep and supervision and training of the two juniors.

Salary depending on experience
9-5.30pm (flexible) Monday to Friday
28 days holiday Inc stats
Car parking

The Role:
The ideal Accountant will have relevant experience in client accounting. Qualified / part-qualified / qualified by experience, you will be able to demonstrate some experience in Practice.
You will be confident and professional with a genuine interest in delivering customer service. The majority of client contact will be in the office, but you may also be required to visit clients so a car and clean driving license would be useful.

You will also have:
•Flexibility to cover tasks including bookkeeping / accounts preparation / tax computations / Audit.
•Advanced Excel and IT skills with knowledge of Sage / IRIS and KashFlow
•A professional manner with ability to develop good working relationships with clients
•Highly organised / self-motivated / able to work to deadlines.
•Can prepare accounts, knowledge of personal and corporate tax
•You will be required to manage a portfolio of clients as well as offering support to more junior members of staff

Good management skills
Knowledge of Sage, IRIS, KashFlow
Working within an accountancy practice for at ideally 5 years min