Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Stevenage
Salary
30000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP45000/annum + DOE
Posted
27 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
aspire cambridge ltd are currently recruiting for a Senior Accountant to join a reputable chartered accountancy firm based in Stevenage. They require an enthusiastic professional to manage a portfolio of clients dealing with their annual accounts and management accounting requirements providing a high standard of professionalism along with quality of service.

Main duties:

* Manage a portfolio of account clients and be their main point of contact. This will be a mixture of companies, LLPs, Partnerships, and sole traders, in a variety of industries
* Develop and maintain effective client relationships, including attending client premises as required
* Prepare financial statements and year end accounts for sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies in accordance with the relevant accounting standards
* Organise your flow of work, allocating assignments and managing your time as necessary taking into consideration your client deadlines and other constraints
* Ensure that work is delivered within budget and time requirements
* Prepare schedules for Tax returns
* Complete VAT returns, Company Accounts and CT600s
* Liaise with third parties as required (HMRC, mortgage brokers, other members of your team, payroll bureau, etc)
* Take part in client meetings as and when required
* Contribute positively in team meetings

Skills & Qualifications:

* Good I.T. skills
* Excellent communication skills - verbal and written
* Ability to work as part of a team, yet also work using own initiative.
* AAT/ACCA qualified or equivalent by experience* General Practice experience
* Ability to travel to client premises from time to time and between offices
* Good organisational and administrative skills
* Excellent attention to detail
* Proven analytical skills
* Systems - Xero, Sage. Excel

Start: Immediate
Duration: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: GBP30,000 - GBP45,000 D.O.E

If you are interested in this position, feel you have the relevant skills and would like to apply please call our team on (Apply online only) or apply online. Whilst we'd love to get back to every applicant, it is not always possible, so if you haven't heard from us within 3-5 days, please note that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

aspire cambridge ltd is acting as an employment agency in regards to this vacancy. Our accredited recruitment consultants offer specialist marketplace expertise across our seven specialist recruitment divisions; engineering and manufacturing, finance and accountancy, hospitality, information technology, legal and hr, office support and sales and marketing. Our ever expanding network of client companies exceeds 3000 active organisations that we engage with on a regular basis. We have an unrivalled knowledge of the jobs marketplace so it's no wonder that we hold an impressive track record of exceeding client and candidate expectations. How do we do it? By "placing people first