Accountant

Location
Wantage
Salary
£36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
24 Nov 2017
Closes
22 Dec 2017
Ref
00076218
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Accountancy
Function
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Accountant?

Do you have at least 3-4 years' experience of working in a practice?

Are you methodical and practical with a high level of attention to detail and a pro-active and flexible attitude?

Do you want to work for a company that encourages your professional development?

If you answered yes to these questions then we would love to hear from you.

This is an opportunity to join an award-winning accountancy practice and holder of the prestigious Investors in People Silver Award and a finalist in the Business Excellence Forum 2017 Awards for Best Company Culture. They are a growing team, currently 13 strong and committed to the ongoing development of their team members as well as to delivering a unique and continually improving service to small businesses and individuals within Oxfordshire and Berkshire.

They are also committed to opening further offices across Berkshire and Oxfordshire. They have exceptional systems and support structures to help fulfil their client guarantees. They continue to grow at double digit percentages year on year (now 10 in a row) and have an enviable client retention rate. Even though operating at a senior level within the organisation, this role has substantial development potential including part of the ownership of the business as you continue to develop and progress.

Key Experience:

- Client annual accounts preparation for sole traders, small limited companies, partnerships and LLPs using a variety of systems and spreadsheets (with relevant disclosures and explanatory notes and schedules).
- Corporation tax return and associated computation preparation (including R & D Tax Credits) and supporting schedules.
- Self-assessment tax return preparation for individuals, partnerships, and property investors (including capital gains computations).
- Client close off meetings.
- Addressing client accounting or taxation queries and helping them put appropriate plans into effect.
- Managing and developing your own trainee or junior accountants.

Key Requirements:

- Fully qualified chartered accountant or chartered certified accountant
- 4 years' experience working in practice
- Statutory accounts preparation for sole traders, partnerships, small limited companies and LLPs
- Corporation Tax return preparation for small limited companies
- Partnership tax return preparation for self-employed partnerships and LLPs
- Self-assessment tax return preparation for individuals including capital gains computations and schedules, property income, foreign income and related schedules
- Team leadership of small team of developing accountants and bookkeepers with all the associated statutory and workload management responsibilities
- Client management including accounts review meetings and pro active support

Benefits:

- 22 Days Holidays
- 10% Annual performance bonus
- Private Health Care
- Child Care Vouchers

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