Practice Accountant - Reading - £40,000-£50,000 Benefits

Recruiter
Wade Macdonald Associates.
Location
Reading
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Practice Accountant - Reading - £40,000-£50,000 + Benefits


We are currently working with a leading Accountancy Practice based in Reading town centre on the recruitment of a Practice Accountant. With exciting expansion plans in place, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a company with wide progression opportunities along with fantastic training and development.

As a Practice Accountant you will take ownership of your own portfolio of clients with support from Junior Accountants.

Key responsibilities in this role include:

  • Processing of primary accounting entries
  • Preparation and posting of payroll journals and nominal journals
  • Preparation of fixed asset register, accruals and prepayment schedules
  • Audit file preparation
  • Preparation of the monthly management accounts
  • Preparation of budgets and forecasts
  • Draft financial statement preparation in accordance with UK GAAP and IFRS
  • VAT returns preparations
  • Liaison with client auditors and management of client audits


Further responsibilities in this role away from your accounting duties include:

  • Supervising of junior staff
  • Maintaining on-going and regular communication with clients
  • Identification of technical issues for client portfolio
  • Assisting your team leader with managing resourcing and quality control


In order to be considered for this role you will be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent). You will also have experience or currently work within a practice environment. A good working knowledge of MS Office and accounting software is also beneficial.

This position offers a base salary between £40,000 to £50,000 depending on experience. You will also receive standard benefits including, pension, healthcare as well as enrolment to a flexible benefits scheme.


Practice Accountant - Reading - £40,000-£50,000 + Benefits

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.


This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80965292

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