Practice Accountant

Recruiter
Reed Accountancy
Location
Palmers Green
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is an Accountancy Practice based in Palmers Green in North London. They have been in business for many years and have a well established client based made up of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.

The practice undertakes substantial amounts of bookkeeping, VAT, payroll, accounts preparation and audit for a wide range of companies including retail companies and business service providers.

The client is looking for an experienced Practice Accountant. The duties of the role will be as follows -

• Preparing year end statutory accounts for a portfolio of clients complete with advisory notes
• Managing and completing client audits as required
• Calculating year end corporate and personal tax liabilities
• Preparing management accounts for clients as required
• Reconciling client bank statements and managing cash books
• Completing VAT Returns
• Communicating with HMRC where appropriate
• Meeting client bookkeeping requirement at times if required
• Using CaseWare, SAP and MS Excel.

The ideal candidate for this role will have at least 3 years’ experience as a Client Accounting with a Practice. They will also have the following -

• A solid understanding of all aspects of statutory accounts preparation
• Competency in providing business advise and management accounts
• Experience managing a client portfolio
• Experience using of CaseWare, SAP and MS Excel
• Excellent communication and organisational skills

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