Part-qualified Accountant

Halliday Marx
United Kingdom
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Growing Accounting Consultancy (servicing the recruitment industry) is looking for an experienced and part-qualified Accountant to join its Finance team.

Reporting to the firm's Partners in a team of 14 duties will include:

  • As a First Freelance Accountant, you will be responsible for a large portfolio of clients working as an individual and part of a team. Your main function will include:
  • Preparing annual accounts
  • Preparing Corporation Tax computations
  • Dealing with accounts queries
  • Interpreting accounts to clients if figures need explanation
  • Processing final accounts
  • Submitting annual accounts & CT600s to HMRC via iXBRL
  • Contacting HMRC if a problem arises whilst reconciling VAT, PAYE/NICs etc.
  • Personal Tax computations and support to clients
  • Preparing personal self-assessment tax returns
  • Dealing with tax queries and providing tax advice
  • Requirements:

  • Hold or studying towards an accounting or tax qualification (e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, CTA, ATT etc.)
  • Excellent academic record with at least five GCSEs or equivalent, including A-B grades in Mathematics and English
  • General computer and software skills and good use of Microsoft packages (in particular Excel) is essential
  • Knowledge of cloud based accountancy and/or payroll software is essential
  • Participation in our industry training programme is expected and further relevant training or qualifications is actively encouraged
  • Proven practice and industry experience highly preferable
  • Accountancy, tax and payroll experience is essential
  • Excellent level of literacy, numeracy, communication skills, analytical skills and telephone manner
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Friendly and outgoing personality with a positive 'can do' attitude
  • Hard working, diligent, consciousness and responsible
  • Able to multi-task and prioritise tasks
  • Able to work to a high level of detail in a faced-paced environment
  • Self-starter and motivated to succeed

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