Semi Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Welwyn
Salary
20000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP30000/annum
Posted
26 Jun 2017
Closes
24 Jul 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
People for Practice are currently looking to recruit an experienced Accountant for a small practice based in Welwyn.

The client is looking for somebody to be responsible for Accounts, Business and personal Tax.

The main responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:
• Preparing statutory accounts for a range of clients
• Preparing VAT returns for clients ranging from sole traders to medium sized companies
• Taking a proactive approach with contacting clients to gather outstanding information to meet accounting deadlines
• Maintaining good working relationships both internally and externally
• Supporting colleagues with tasks as part of a flexible accounts team
• Filing Tax Returns

The ideal candidate will possess:
• Accountancy experience of at least 3 years gained within a Practice environment
• AAT qualified, or have equivalent level of experience
• Superb numeracy skills with a good attention to detail
• Would consider qualified by experience
• Proactive and professional approach to work
• Confident, enthusiastic and self-motivated
• Strong organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines and work autonomously
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Ideally have experience of cloud based accountancy packages such as Xero