Practice Accounting Senior

Mature Accountants Ltd
Circa £35,000- £45,000 per annum full time based on experience
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
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