AAT Qualified Member

Alternative Recruitment Services Ltd
£14500 - £17000/annum doe
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently seeking a AAT Qualified Member candidate for a client based in Plymouth.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 12 months plus recent experience within an accountancy practice. AAT qualified or nearing completion (working towards NVQ Level 4, late NVQ level 3) and good GCSE and (if studied) AS/A2 grades. Further study encouraged for those interested in advancing beyond the AAT qualification.

We are looking for somebody with a positive "can-do" attitude. You will take on responsibility for given assignments, driving them forward to completion whilst working towards an agreed budget and timescale. You will have the ability to develop relationships with colleagues and clients alike and have good communication skills. You will also be responsible for dealing with client queries, reporting directly to manager and or partner where applicable.

Responsibilities include preparation of year end accounts for companies, partnerships and sole traders, dealing with client queries, reporting directly to manager and or partner where applicable. Preparation of corporation tax computations and business tax computations, sending out accounts and tax returns to clients for their approval, dealing with queries as they arise. Assistance with audit fieldwork which will lead to developing a more senior role in audit work. Assistance with bookkeeping and preparation of management accounts for a range of different businesses including in Leisure, Service providers, Retail and Wholesalers. In this business area, turnover ranges from £80k to £3m. Experience of balance sheet reconciliation including bank reconcilition, VAT, PAYE etc and assistance

with the preparation of VAT returns. Experience with VAT schemes and partial exemption an advantage. Directing and supervising junior team members and managing deadlines for VAT returns and management accounts.

Hours Full time 37.50 hours per week 20 days holiday plus bank holidays.

Location: Plymouth

Salary 14,500.00 - £17,000.00 Per Annum