Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Biggleswade
Salary
30000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000/annum Private Healthcare
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 Biggleswade.

The client employs 2 additional staff at present and is looking for somebody to be responsible for Tax Returns, VAT and Payroll predominantly.

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
• Payroll

The ideal candidate will possess:
• Accountancy experience of at least 2 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