Accounts Technician / Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Exeter
Salary
£17k - £25k pa + Benefits
Posted
11 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A highly successful and growing firm of chartered accountants is searching for an Accounts Technician / Senior Accountant to join their team based in Exeter.

Client Details

This highly successful firm of chartered accountants, with offices in Exeter has undergone significant growth over the last few years, set to continue and has an excellent reputation and varied client base across the South West and further afield. The firm acts for wide ranging clients in sector and turnovers and provides an excellent environment for practice professionals, looking to work within a successful firm and team.

Description

Joining the firms Exeter offices, as a key addition in this Accounts Technician / Senior Accountant role you will support partners and managers in providing a range of accountancy services to our clients. You will work closely with managers, partners and the wider business and carve a role within the team, developing technical skills, with increasing responsibility, client contact and development within the role and firm, as you develop.

Key areas of responsibility:

Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders up to the audit threshold.

Preparing tax computations.

Providing bookkeeping services.

Filing HM Revenue & Customs documents on client's behalf.

Ensuring that accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date.

Dealing with the preparation and completion of quarterly VAT returns.

Comply with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory requirements.

Drafting correspondence for clients; liaising with HMRC, by telephone and email.

Providing varied administrative and business set-up services for clients.

Assignments will be undertaken both in the office and at client's premises.

Profile

You may be an AAT qualified technician, or looking to build further on your experience following qualifying AAT, or suitably experienced only, or pursuing ACCA, or other qualifications. As a necessity, you will have experience working in an accountancy practice, with anything from around 2 - 4 years or more experience, within practice, preparing accounts, bookkeeping and other responsibilities for a mixed client base of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies, as an Accounts Technician / Senior Accountant. You will be looking for challenging, long term career move within a genuinely growing and expanding firm of chartered accountants, where you can carve a long term career and become a key member of this successful team.

Job Offer

Circa £17/18,000 - £25,000 dependent on the level, experience and background of the right individual, mouldable to fit to some degree around this. Negotiable, plus benefits.


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