Assistant Personal Accountant

Recruiter
SJD Accountancy
Location
Poole, Dorset
Salary
15000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you an Assistant Accountant or a Trainee Accountant currently working in an Accountancy Practice where you feel there is no room to progress you career as an Accountant? Would you like your own set of Clients? Would you like to be supported on training and get study leave?

Then there is an opportunity waiting for you at our many offices in Poole. With ongoing training and development we will provide you with the tools to develop your skills and to be the best in your chosen field

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare clients year end journals
  • Prepare clients year end company accounts and company tax returns
  • Submission of clients' year end accounts with HMRC and Companies House
  • Management of the year end accounts control
  • Prepare income references
  • Deal with and resolve client queries
  • Review work of junior staff
  • Mentor junior staff
  • Manage Personal Accountants client portfolio in their absence with direction

Skills:

  • Practice experience
  • Strong numeracy and communication skills
  • Ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team
  • An understanding of VAT, payroll, small company corporation tax and personal tax
  • Understanding of IR35 taxation and fiscal year end deemed salary calculations

Qualifications:

  • Ideally a minimum of one examination passed towards your AAT or ACCA

Desirable:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Sage Line 50, SAPA and Sage CT
  • ACCA qualified or part qualified or possesses relevant experience