Practice Accountant

09 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking a Practice Accountant to join our growing office based on the borders of South London and Surrey.

You’ll report directly to our local Principal and take responsibility for managing a portfolio of small business clients. The role is offered on either a full-time or part-time basis.

You’ll provide a range of services to a varied portfolio of limited companies, sole traders and partnerships including;

  • Preparing annual accounts as well as company andpersonal tax returns

  • Providing advice and guidance to clients and junior staff when required

  • Supervise the preparation of bookkeeping and VAT returns

  • Migrating clients onto cloud accounting bookkeeping systems

Skills and Experience:

You'll have made significant progress towards, or have completed your AAT, ATT or ACCA qualification and have several years experience within the accountancy profession. Comfortable talking to small business owners about their accounts and tax returns at their level, you must also have:

  • Strong knowledge of accounting systems, UK tax laws and accounting standards applicable to small business

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to both clients and colleagues

Desirable Requirements

  • Specific knowledge of CCH, Quickbooks, TaxCalc, Sage, Kashflow,Xero, ReceiptBank

  • Knowledge of CIS, Payroll, Moneysoft and Brightpay


  • In house training programme at our National Training Academy and external trainers

  • CPD and study support

This is an excellent opportunity for a capable individual who enjoys working as part of a team to deliver excellent client service. The ideal candidate will be looking to develop their skills in a rapidly growing and dynamic business using industry leading software with support from a multi award winning accountancy network.

If we’ve just described you and you want to experience the rewarding and varied nature of working with small businesses in a friendly local business atmosphere, then we look forward to hearing from you.

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