Accounts Assistant/Junior Accountant

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
11 Sep 2018
Closes
18 Sep 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Manpower UK is recruiting for an experienced Accounts Assistant/Junior Accountant on behalf of our very well established client based in Edinburgh.

Our client specialises in providing a very personable accountancy service to smaller businesses and individual taxpayers providing accountancy services, bookkeeping and all aspects of tax advice.

The Role:

You will be allocated a number of accounts and tax returns to be completed each week whilst working alongside your line manager and colleagues to ensure team targets are achieved. You will be responsible for managing VAT returns with a number of clients. Depending on your experience you may also be involved in checking work completed by junior members of the team.

You will also be meeting existing clients to discuss their accounts and tax return whilst being confident to deal with potentially new clients and advising how the business can support them.

Please see the following duties involved, therefore you are required to have technical experience in:

Preparation of SelfAssessment Tax Returns and Unincorporated Accounts for sole traders and partnerships (essential)
Preparation of VAT returns (essential)
Bookkeeping
Review of SATRs, Accounts and VAT returns completed by other members of staff (desirable)
Preparation of Limited Company Accounts and Corporation Tax returns (desirable)

We welcome all applicants who have had strong accounts and taxation experience and who have worked in an accountancy practice previously.

You may have graduated with an accountancy degree or hold or be working towards a recognised professional accountancy qualification (ACCA/ICAEW/ICAS/AAT).

The working week is Monday to Friday, 9am until 5pm.

Salary £18,000 £22,000 depending on experience.

If you think that you have suitable experience and would like to apply then please send your CV in the first instance, we will be happy to hear from you. Advertised through Zoek a1ad7cb9842a4aa492770affe02b6e354

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