Part-qualified Accountant

Recruiter
Halliday Marx
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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

  • This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75278208