Practice Accounting Senior

Recruiter
Mature Accountants Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
Circa £35,000- £45,000 per annum full time based on experience
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This role is an excellent opportunity to experience the benefits of a larger organisation with access to training, the provision of CPD and long term career prospects - all whilst working within a friendly, local office. A competitive package is offered depending on experience. The position is offered as full-time but may also suit someone seeking to work within school hours.

Primary responsibilities

Managing a portfolio of business clients you will:

·Develop a personal working relationship with the clients and be their initial contact point in the office;

·Prepare limited company, sole trader and partnership accounts. On occasion these will be from incomplete source records;

·Prepare corporation tax and personal tax returns and computations;

·Prepare VAT returns;

·Deal directly with clients to resolve all queries prior to finalisation of work, along with dealing with their ad-hoc queries in a clear and timely manner;

·Provide ad-hoc tax advice to clients;

·Supervise (including their development) and review the work of junior team members.

Candidate Profile

The successful applicant will be ACA/ACCA qualified (or equivalent) or have equivalent experience through some a solid track record of practice accountancy and will possess excellent communication skills for this client facing role and will have the following attributes:-

At least 4 years experience in practice - providing the full range of accountancy services to a range of clients;Experience of supervising, coaching and reviewing the work of other team members;A high degree of IT literacy - ideally you will have used CCH and Quickbooks Online;Have run new client meetings;The ability to develop strong client/colleague relationshipsA positive attitude, conscientious and committedAbility to work under pressure and work to deadlinesStrong interpersonal skills;A friendly, personable demeanour with a good sense of humour