Accountant

Recruiter
Accomplish Today Ltd
Location
Altrincham
Salary
From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum excellent career prospects
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will be managing a portfolio of clients ensuring that they are receiving pro-active accountancy & tax advice within the required deadlines. Our aim is to ensure every client receives compliant advice from a friendly and professional accountant. Contractor Accountant experience would be beneficial.
Main Responsibilities
  • Managing a portfolio of client companies
  • Responding to inbound client queries via telephone/email
  • Contacting clients to help them meet deadlines for information and approval
  • Assisting other team members when required
  • Preparing VAT returns and management accounts for your portfolio of clients
  • Ensuring all VAT work is completed within deadlines
  • Using a variety of software applications to ensure a compliant and efficient service is provided
  • Assistance with clients’ company payroll
  • Advising clients through company closedown/Capital Distribution/MVL processing
  • Assisting with IR35 contract reviews, if required
Skills, Knowledge and Experience Required
  • AAT or ACCA
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Experience of working in a practice dealing with small businesses
  • Preferable working knowledge of the contracting industry (specifically with regard to IR35 regulations and Managed Service Company legislation)
  • Experience in calculating tax liabilities & advising clients (Self Assessment / Corporation tax/VAT)
  • Confident with client interaction, in person, written and via telephone
  • Experience in running a limited company payroll would be beneficial
  • Strong computer skills and basic understanding of accounting practice software. Experience with statutory accounts software essential and paperless office software is preferable but not essential as full training will be provided
  • Ability to work as part of a team yet self motivated and target driven
  • Excellent multi-tasking ability

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