Personal Accountant

Clearsky Accountancy
£30k - £35k pa
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Personal Accountant wanted for ClearSky Contractor Accounting based in Warrington. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and managing a portfolio of clients. In addition to this, take responsibility for the day to day management of an accounts team and ensure all client filing deadlines are met. ClearSky Contractor Accounting means working alongside talented and passionate professionals who are dedicated to achieving great things and reaching new heights in their career. You'll be part of a team who are constantly exceeding expectations and striving to deliver the best results possible for our clients. Key Responsibilities: * Developing and managing your own portfolio of clients * Review clients year end company accounts and company tax returns * Proactively deal with and resolve client queries * Tax and accounts planning * Handling new clients * Complaint handling and resolution * Review work of junior staff * Manage and mentor junior staff * Conduct performance reviews with team members ensuring SMART objectives are set and development objectives are put in place * Act as a role model for junior members of staff * Recruitment and selection of key personnel Essential Experience: * Practice experience * Strong numeracy and communication skills * Ability to maintain high levels of accuracy * Ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team * Ability to work towards strict deadlines and meet KPI's * Good people and performance management leadership qualities with the ability to inspire and engage other employees * Thorough understanding of VAT, payroll, small company corporation tax and personal tax * Thorough understanding of IR35 taxation and fiscal year end deemed salary calculations Desirable Skills: * Proficient in Microsoft Office and Sage Line 50, SAPA and Sage CT * ACCA qualified or possesses relevant experience There are plenty of perks that come with a career at ClearSky, not only will you be given all of the support and training you need to progress; you can also take control of your career and steer it in the direction you want. If you are looking for a career where you can make a difference, be supported by your colleagues and achieve your full potential, ClearSky is with you all the way.
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