Qualified Accountant

40000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP55000/annum
16 Sep 2017
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client are a firm that specialises in UK / Global Tax and Vat for businesses that are located internationally and in the UK.

We are currently recruiting for candidates in Accounting who must be self-starters, strongly motivated and clear communicators at all levels. The candidates will need to demonstrate the ability to work independently and pro-actively in our practice that is client-focused. Over the last few years we have built an enviable reputation for delivery excellence in international and local markets.

The main responsibilities of the Accountant role will include:

• Managing existing portfolio of clients across many sectors, mainly online retail
• Accounts preparation for Limited Companies, Sole traders, Partnerships, and Tax computations
• Assist in bookkeeping services, VAT returns and VAT audits
• Assisting with representing the firm externally
• Developing client relationships through excellent communication skills
• Business and personal tax computations and preparation of partnership and corporation tax returns
• Drafting letters for approval by the directors
• Extensive client communication and attending meetings
• Preparation of statutory accounts
• Clients account management reports & Cash flow statements
• Assisting with on-boarding new client
• Assisting in carrying out periodic review on VAT returns
• Liaising with HMRC over enquiries and VAT inspections
• Preparation of EC sales lists as required
• Interacting with partners and fellow staff in a technical capacity
• Identifying and winning new work opportunities that can be introduced to the firm

Candidate Requirments:

• 3 years practice experience
• Solid experience in statutory requirements for SMEs
• Excellent analytical skills, with a high focus on accuracy
• Demonstrated ability to work across functions and achieve results through indirect influence and collaboration
• Ability to work well with a tight deadline
• Qualified Accountant (ACCA, AAT, CTA, ACA) or equivalent certification preferred
• Microsoft Office at advanced level
• Excellent knowledge in any of the following software: Xero, Digita, Iris, Kashflow and Sage


GBP40,000 - GBP55,000