Accountant

Recruiter
SSG Child Account
Location
Southampton
Salary
From £48,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accountant

Southampton, Hampshire - From £48,000 (DOE)

Stratford Reid are working with one of the top Chartered Accountancy firms in the South of England, who are looking to strengthen their team with addition of a Fully Qualified Accountant to join them, responsible for approx. 80 of their valued clients, with an est. portfolio worth of £200k+.

This role would suit a Full Qualified Accountant who has benefited from a few years in a small Practice environment.

The Accountancy firm in question combine innovative technology and traditional values to deliver real time advice and solutions for their clients.

The ideal Accountant to join them will have skills/experience in the following;

·Responsible for a portfolio of approx. 80 clients with an est. worth of £200k+.

·Responsible for assistant client support manager working alongside them.

·Liaising direct with clients on a regular basis to discuss the current position of their business.

·Effective overview of clients within portfolio regarding budget/profitability/business needs.

·The preparation of timely, accurate statutory accounts.

·The preparation of timely, accurate corporation, partnership and personal tax returns.

·Review of working papers prepared by accounts assistants to our practice standards, to provide an accurate and traceable audit trail for all the practices work.

·Work flow management of accounts assistants.

·Ability to identify any training requirements of the accounts assistants.

·Ensuring all work is completed efficiently.

·Liaising with HMRC/ Companies House as and when required.

·You will have a proven track record in accounts production and tax return preparation.

·You will be able to develop and maintain excellent relationships with clients and colleagues.

·Checking HMRC correspondence and liaising with client.

·Ensure that CPD is regularly updated.

This is an urgent requirement, if you are interested in this position and believe you have the skills and experience desired, we encourage you to get in touch and apply today.