Company Accountant

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Harlow, Essex
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Working alongside an account manager as a dedicated accountant you will be responsible for all technical aspects. This will include preparing returns and accounts and communicating technical subjects with your clients.

Client Details

This is a start -up company that are looking for a Limited Company Accountant to work closely with their Clients. They specialise in Limited Company Accounting for Contractors, Freelancers and Locums across all industry sectors.

Description

The successful candidate will:

  • Prepare and finalise client accounts and Corporation Tax returns
  • Answer technical/accounting client queries by phone and email, with a special focus on using terminology our clients will understand.
  • Prepare and sign off VAT returns
  • Carry out welcome calls with all new clients to clearly explain tax rules & rates and talk through structuring options
  • Providing pro-active tax planning
  • Prepare and discuss higher rate tax projections for clients
  • Prepare Self-Assessment returns
  • Handle complex FreeAgent queries and reconciliations
  • Manage the process to bring new transfer clients up to date on FreeAgent
  • Prepare and sign off earnings reference's

Profile

The successful candidate will:

  • Be ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified.
  • Have strong technical knowledge in VAT, IR35 (training will be given), Payroll, Personal tax, Corporation tax and Ltd Company accounts
  • Be an excellent communicator, with great written and oral communication skills.
  • Be comfortable using cloud based technology. Knowledge of FreeAgent would be useful but not essential.
  • Show the ability to self-manage workloads and co-ordinate with other team members.

Job Offer

£45,000 plus benefits