Portfolio Assistant

Accountancy Recruiters
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client are a successful accountancy practice in Ladbroke Grove, West London.

They have around 20 staff and are run by a father and son. They turnover around £2.5m and have recently increased their senior level team in order to strengthen the firm.

Portfolio Assistant

Do you have a minimum of 2 experience working in a UK Accountancy Practice?

Are you looking to join a firm that is expanding?

We have an exciting opportunity with our client based in Ladbroke Grove, West London.

Due to recent growth and expansion they are looking to recruit an accounts assistant. The main duties are detailed below:

  • Accounts preparation for limited companies, sole traders and partnerships
  • VAT returns
  • Liaising directly with clients
  • Tax computations (personal and corporate)
  • Bookkeeping tasks
  • Visiting client premises
  • Helping with Audits

As a Portfolio Assistant you will work alongside a qualified senior accountant on a portfolio of clients worth between £300 and £400k in fees to the firm, the close working relationship will also help with your development and training

If you are selected for interview you will be set a test which will include some calculations and double entry bookkeeping to sit onsite prior to the actual interview, this is to ascertain that you have the knowledge on the bookkeeping side.

The ideal candidate will either be an ACCA/ACA studier, finalist or newly qualified accountant Or AAT Qualified.

Salary is dependent upon experience.