Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Magpie Recruitment
Location
North West London, London
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A long established IT company are keen to recruit a focused team player who is able to help to deliver a quality personal service to clients.

The role will include:

  • Monthly bookkeeping, accruals, prepayments, journals and bank reconciliations
  • Monthly and weekly payroll and HMRC RTI submissions for various clients using Sage payroll
  • Corporation Tax calculations and returns
  • Preparation of draft self-assessment tax returns
  • Completion of VAT Returns - Assisting clients with Xero/Sage bookkeeping on an ad- hoc basis
  • Checking and understanding HMRC statements and related action
  • Liaising with clients, responding to any enquiries and generating new client paperwork
  • Other duties as required

Essential Skills:

  • Significant experience of all aspects of accounts including year-end accounts, corporation tax computations and returns, personal tax and VAT returns
  • Experience of using both Xero and Sage bookkeeping packages
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to build good working relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Strong IT skills including MS Office, in particular, MS Excel