Accounts Assistant - Poole - Salary DOE

Aspire Jobs
Branksome, UK
27 Jun 2019
03 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Location: Poole

Salary: £23,000 - £30,000 DOE

We are looking for an experienced part ACCA / qualified accounts professional, to join a very busy, growing practice with a head office in the Poole area. The successful candidate will ideally have worked in a practice environment previously and be comfortable preparing Limited Company accounts. Experience of working as part of a busy team is essential as our client has a friendly, team focused culture. be either part qualified or qualified, with experience of managing their own client base, within a practice environment.

The role will be varied and expand as the candidate gains confidence and experience in the team. Duties will involve:

- Preparing limited company accounts

- Preparing tax returns as well as Director's personal tax returns (Previous, basic tax experience would be ideal, but is not essential as training will be provided)

- Taking responsibility for some management accounts to enhance relationships with clients.

- Providing reports to clients and Directors
- Handling client queries over the phone and on email, in a professional manner
- Covering off any other duties as reasonably required

Person Specification:

- Previous practice experience required, although in house training and support will be given
- Experience with accounting packages
- Proactive approach to work with excellent attention to detail
- High level numeracy and literacy
- Customer focused with a professional manner

- Team work is essential in this role as you will share some clients with other internal departments in some instances where they utilise the firm for other services (eg: Bookkeeping)

Previous tax experience would be ideal, but is not essential as training and support will be given. The successful candidate will be reporting to a fully qualified accountant and working in a team of other part qualified / qualified accounts staff, so ongoing training and development is offered. This role encourages candidates who are looking for a route to progressing their career.

For more information about this role, or to apply, please contact Joy Bruce or Helen Stacey at Aspire Jobs in Ringwood

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