Accountant

Recruiter
Anita Brook ltd
Location
Bristol
Salary
£34000 - £45000/annum
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
People for Practice are currently looking to recruit an Accountant for a large practice based in Bristol.

This very busy practice has been trading for over 30 years, employs 34 staff and works with more than 1300 clients. They promote from within where possible and offer excellent progression opportunities for the right candidates.

This Accounts and Audit role would suit an ACCA/ACA qualified accountant with recent practice experience.

The role, typically made up of 80% Accounts and 20% Audit, is an ideal opportunity for an individual to join an established two partner Accountancy practice with excellent career prospects.

The main responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:
• Manage a large portfolio of clients from a wide range of business sectors
• Preparation and review of statutory accounts
• Take responsibility for the planning and completion of audits, including groups
• Preparation and review of, corporation tax, general business tax and personal tax computations
• Review and feedback on the work of a team of accountants within the practice
• Liaise with clients, both face to face and over the phone
• Work closely with the Partners

The ideal candidate will possess:
• Accountancy experience gained within a Practice environment
• Must understand Tax Planning
• Must understand Auditing
• Understanding of Tax
• Must be confident with and enjoy client interaction
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Experience in IRIS, Sage, Quickbooks and KashFlow would be beneficial