Financial Accountant

Options Resourcing
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Are you a highly organised, expereinced, qualified accountant with at least 3 years' solid background of working within an Accountacy practice? Do you pride yourself on delivering exceptional customer service? Are you looking for an exciting new challenge?

If the answer to these questions is 'YES', then you definitely need to apply for this role!

My client are a well respected, highly professional Accounancy firm based in Southampton, looking to recruit an experienced Accountant who ideally has a minimum of 3 years' experience of working in an Accountacy practice already. The role itself includes the following duties:

-Preparation of accounts

-Preparation of VAT returns and associated bookkeeping

-Preparation of management accounts and reports, including reports to be presented to clients with the focus on how much value has been added from the firm

-Company tax return preparation and submission

-Summary and report of tax savings savings achieved for clients to be created and presented to clients in order to demonstrate the firm's added value

-Management of day to day client relationships, dealing with all queries and concerns

Sound interesting so far? Good. So what do you need in order to apply for this role and be considered? That would be the following...

-Fantastic organisation skills and a personable approach

-Minimum of 3 years' experience of work in an Accountacy practice

-Ability to manage a multi-client portfolio

-Impeccable customer service skills

-Willingness and ability to complete tasks within strict time frames

-AAT qualified (part qualified ACA or ACCA)

-Grade B or above in GCSE Maths and English

-Right to live and work in the UK

-Level headed approach to daily tasks and very easily able to adapt to new challenges

If you have all of these skills, then you are definitely a strong candidate for this role. The ultimate, perfect candidate for the role will also have...

-Experience of Digita, Sage Line 50, Xero and Quickbooks Online

Right. So the role sounds great, you've got all the required skills....and you might even have the ultimate, cherry-on-top experience as well. Great! So....what's in it for you? Well, how about this for starters...

-An exceptionally competitive salary offering up to £30k depending on your level of experience

-20 days' holiday per year plus bank holidays in addition

-No Christmas working due to the firm being closed all throughout the Christmas period

-Hours of 08.30am until 5pm Monday-Friday with a full hour lunch break and no weekends

If this sounds like it could be right up your street, then make sure you apply IMMEDIATELY! If you wish to discuss the role in more detail then please call Stu on or email

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