Practice Accountant - Harrow North West London

Recruiter
Ross & Partners
Location
South Ruislip
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are a small friendly practice based near Harrow North West London and are looking for a full time Practice Accountant to join our team. We have a friendly team culture and are forward thinking in Technology and are growing at a good pace.

We are looking for someone who is looking to take the next step in their career, who already has experience of working in practice and enjoys working with a varity of clients.

The ideal candidate will be able to meet deadlines, supervise team members and provide a high quality service to clients. This role will suit a self motivated person who is keen to progress and has a can do attitude.

Duties include:

  • Preparing year end accounts, corporation tax returns and self assessment returns
  • Reviewing other working paper files and getting accounts ready for clients to sign
  • Supervising team members and training and advising them when needed
  • Reporting to the director and taking on any additional tasks needed
  • Overseeing payrolls that are prepared by another team member
  • Company secretarial - basic filings, dividend calculations
  • Liaising with HMRC
  • Dealing with client queries

Requirements

  • ACA/ACCA/AAT qualified or part qualified, QBE
  • Minimum 4 years practice experience
  • Knowledge of software used in practice. preferences Iris, Digita, Sage, Xero, Quick Books
  • Ability to solve problems, take responsibility and be able to add value to the team
  • Excellent communication skills over email and telephone
  • Desire to have a career in practice
  • Passionate about client service
  • Be able to fit in with team and mange work flow and meet deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail

Benefits

We are a steady growing firm and want someone who will fit in and wants to be with us along the journey. A company pension scheme is in place and there are future opportunities to progress at the firm for the right candidate.