Part-time Accountant

Recruiter
Highfield Professional Solutions Ltd
Location
Southampton
Salary
£24k - £28k pa
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Part-time Accountant

Pro-Rata 24- 28k

2 days a week initially, will increase hopefully pretty quickly

Southampton

Fairmont Limited

Fairmont Limited is an accounting and tax specialist with a strong focus on excellent customer service. We primarily serve small businesses and sole traders, offering a comprehensive accounting and tax advice service with user friendly software.

We are looking to expand our vibrant team with a part-time role that can develop into a full time position offering superb career growth.

Accountant role

The Accountant will have direct responsibility and accountability for the deliverables which are provided to our clients:

  • Quarterly accounts
  • Annual accounts
  • VAT returns

To ensure the above are accurately prepared the accountant must:

  • Maintain full and accurate accounting records by ensuring accurate information in the Xero system for each client
  • Carry out general bookkeeping to provide accurate information
  • Liaise with clients or team as required
  • Consider Legal & corporate compliance for our clients (i.e. companies house)
  • Prepare the accounts and VAT returns in line with the above
  • Send the deliverables to clients once approved by the Directors

In addition the following tasks will be needed for the internal group of companies:

  • Preparation of management accounts of the Group
  • Budgeting & forecasting for the Group (revenue and costs)
  • VAT returns for Fairmont group of companies

Ideal Candidate Profile

  • Experienced accountant (minimum AAT or part qualified)
  • Enthusiastic and energetic with a drive for excellent customer service
  • Keen to learn and contribute to the company in any other areas as required and work under own autonomy without supervision
  • Experience with Xero & Digita Accounts Production software beneficial (but not required)

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959445187