Accounts Assistant / Semi Senior

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Bishop's Stortford
Salary
£22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted
03 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accounts Assistant / Semi Senior opportunity for an Accountancy Practice based in Bishops Stortford


Job: Accounts Assistant / Semi Senior
Location: Bishops Stortford
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 (depending on qualifications and experience )

My client is a reputable and well established firm of accountants based in Stortford. Due to growth and increased workload this is a newly created position within the firm. The purpose of this role is to support a wide portfolio of clients dealing with their annual accounts preparation and assisting with VAT and personal tax returns. Reporting into the Partners, duties and responsibilities will include:

Prepare financial statements and year end accounts for sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies in accordance with the relevant accounting standards
Organise your flow of work, allocating assignments and managing your time as necessary taking into consideration your client deadlines and other constraints
Ensure that work is delivered within budget and time requirements
Prepare schedules for Tax returns
Complete VAT and Personal Tax returns
Liaise with third parties as required (HMRC, other members of your team, payroll bureau, etc)
Take part in client meetings as and when required

Skills, Qualifications and other Requirements:
Good I.T. skills
Excellent communication skills - verbal and written
Ability to work as part of a team, yet also work using own initiative.
AAT/ACCA qualified or equivalent by experience
Accountancy practice experience
Ability to travel to client premises from time to time and between offices
Good organisational and administrative skills
Excellent attention to detail
Proven analytical skills

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