Semi senior accountant job

St Albans Accountancy - Public Practice
Saint Albans
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisation description

We are representing an established firm of Chartered Certified Accountants providing a wide range of accountancy, audit and taxation services to private individuals, partnerships and companies.

My client is based in St. Albans and pride themselves on building strong and lasting relationships with their clients as well as providing a personally tailored service for every client.

They are recruiting a semi senior level accountant who is an ACA or ACCA studier to join their friendly and expanding team. Currently they are a 4 partner practice and 12 staff strong with roughly a male to female ratio of about 50:50. Office hours are 9am-5.30pm with a 5pm finish on Fridays.

Job Description

We are looking for a semi senior level practice accountant to join our team. The right candidate will have the full support of the team to able them to perform the below roles and responsibilities.

- Full accounts preparation up to partner stage review
- Business tax returns
- Management accounting
- There will be aspects in dealing with VAT returns
- Liaising with HMRC
- All staff at the firm do 1 or 2 payrolls to give them exposure to how it is run


- Early finish on Fridays!!!!
- Study support available
- Free parking available a 1 minutes walk away
- 1 hour lunch break
- competitive salary
- Quarterly firm related bonus
- quarterly Staff social events
- 20 days holiday + all of the bank holidays
- staff lunch held every month

Person specification

- ACA or ACCA studier
- Minimum of 2 years practice experience

Nice to haves

- Someone with client facing experience would a bonus
- Any audit experience would be a bonus

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