Accountant

Recruiter
The Graduate Project
Location
Englefield
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
13 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Purpose:

Our client is looking for someone with energy, ambition and a strong sense of commitment to join our clients Accounts Team. Our client is an Accountancy Firm with a team of accountants helping clients worldwide. The main purpose of this role is to maximise the firms efficiency and income by ensuring that assignments are conducted to specified standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • to prepare statutory accounts for a variety of the firm’s clients
  • to prepare monthly/quarterly management accounts
  • to prepare VAT returns
  • to prepare company and personal tax computations
  • to assist in the training and development of junior staff members
  • to assist in statutory audit

Person Specification

  • Track record of working with SME clients
  • ACCA part qualified /AAT Level 3 - Desirable
  • Previous and demonstrable practice experience in a similar role (2 years ideally)
  • Computer experience - Word, Excel and Accounts preparation packages

Skills required

  • Team player able to develop good relationships with clients and within the firm
  • Ability to manage workload and time effectively
  • Self-motivation and positive attitude
  • Effectively solve problems
  • Professional and approachable manner with effective communication skills.