Junior Accountant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
03 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

8 Partner Practice, Central London, Seeking a Junior Accountant, £25,000 + study

Your new company
An independent, 8 partner practice based in central London are looking for a junior accountant to join their busy accounts team. The firm offer a range of services to clients including audit, taxation and corporate recovery. As a medium sized firm, their clients benefit from a personal tailored approach in addition to receiving expert guidance and advice. As a firm that places importance in its staff, they are confident that the partners and staff are knowledgeable, accessible and prepared to render professional advice promptly and on a friendly basis.


Your new role
As a junior accountant, you will work closely with the Accounts Manager as well as reporting to Partners. Your role will include a range of bookkeeping assignments, accounts preparation and some VAT and tax returns. You will primarily work with a portfolio of small businesses and SMEs, mainly within the services industry. Finally you will be involved in preparing other financial reports such as forecasts, profit projections and bench-marking reviews.


What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will be qualified AAT and be pursuing/part qualified ACCA/ACA. Previous experience of working in a practice is preferable as is previous experience of bookkeeping and preparation of accounts. You should have good knowledge of Microsoft Office especially Excel as well as good knowledge of accounting packages (Sage Line 50, Xero, Quickbooks) and Caseware. Finally you should have excellent attention to detail and a professional manner when dealing with client queries.


What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will receive a competitive basic salary as well as a full study support package to complete the ACA/ACCA. You will benefit from working in a sociable office, as well as working in popular area of central London, surrounded by multiple cafes and food outlets. Finally, you will be able to learn from your colleagues as well as embarking on your progression an career development plan.


What you need to do now
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