Square Peg Associates
£25000 - £30000/annum
12 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Accountant (Practice - Industry candidates welcome to apply)

Location: Stockport

Salary: 25-30k per annum

Our client is a highly reputable accountancy firm that has an innovative and commercially minded approach to business. A company who deals with many dot-com businesses, young entrepreneurs and high net worth people. The office approach is upbeat, bouncy with can-do people and most of all highly professional with that personal touch.

They are looking for someone to join their growing team, someone who has a strong background in providing a full turnkey accounting service from management accounts, tax and vat, preparation of accounts with good 1-1 query management and resolution.

Key responsibilities required for the role of Accounts Assistant:

• Responsible for providing a full bookkeeping service with preparation of management accounts.
• Maintaining strong working relationships and standards.
• You will ensure that all deadlines for month-end processing are met, supporting with monthly analysis and reporting, and providing ad-hoc support where needed.
• You will assist with the filing deadlines for year-end accounts and tax returns as necessary.
• Additionally to this, you will assist the wider team where necessary in particular, support more junior members of the team.

Key skills required for the role of Accounts Assistant:

• The ideal candidate will have experience as an Accountant within Practice or Industry who can demonstrate a good commercial business sense
• It is essential that you have the character and confidence to deal with entrepreneurs and business owners in an informal yet professional way
• You will be working towards or achieved ACA/ACCA/ CIMA or related Qualification or experience
• You will be a team player, comfortable in working in a busy environment and display good Excel, Sage or Cloud based accounting skills.
• It is essential that you are computer literate, able to pick up systems quickly

If you feel that you are ready to take a leap into a company that can offer long term career development and prospects and you have the relevant hands-on knowledge and character, please apply to Square Peg Associates today