Farrer Barnes Limited
Royal Tunbridge Wells
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is an established chartered accountancy firm based in Tunbridge Wells who are looking to strengthen their team with a Practice Accountant.

Key roles and responsibilities;

  • Reporting directly to a Partner.
  • Preparation and review of financial statements and tax returns.
  • Identify relevant points for Partners to raise with clients.
  • Liaise with clients where necessary to provide additional information for their accounts and returns ensuring accuracy and that deadlines are met at all times.
  • Support and mentor Trainees & junior members of staff as and when required.
  • VAT Returns
  • Able to demonstrate financial management experience.
  • Legislatively compliant with the ability to interpret any relevant legislation to clients
  • Able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of accounting systems, such as Iris, Sage, QuickBooks, Xero.

The ideal candidate for this MUST have the following;

  • Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook
  • Ability to deliver a high quality accountancy service to clients
  • Strong but empathic communication skills
  • Mobile and flexible to work in other Company offices and client's sites when applicable
  • Good IT skills
  • Good networking skills
  • Experience of coaching and supporting junior colleagues through professional.

Farrer Barnes Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and complies with all relevant UK legislation. Farrer Barnes Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.