Practice Accountant

Mature Accountants ltd
Scunthorpe, UK
31 Jul 2019
09 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a great opportunity for an experienced practice accountant with a strong practice background to work for an expanding Accountant's firm in Scunthorpe, who utilise up to date technology and have an ethos of working together as a team. A competitive salary is available dependant on experience.

This position is advertised as permanent full-time but flexibility in working hours or significant part-time will be considered.

Primary responsibilities
  • Preparation and review of financial statements from manual or computerised records for all types of entities.
  • Taxation computation preparation review and online filing for all types of entities.
  • The audit of client accounts with a view to presenting a Partner with an audit file for review and completion
  • Client financial and management accounting.
  • Entry of time and billing and practice management software modules.
  • Client liaison and business development.
  • Mentoring and guiding junior staff and clients.
  • Assist in Credit control and agreement of client billing arrangements and methods of payment.
  • Assist in Identification, Implementation and driving KPIs to optimise performance internally
  • Migrating clients onto standardised bookkeeping systems and procedures
  • Help preparing the business to scale (standardise and formalise systems and procedures)
  • Harness technology to improve efficiencies and customer experience

·Attend monthly practice management meetings.

Candidate Profile
  • The successful candidate will likely be ACA/ACCA part/ qualified or with demonstrable accountancy practice experience.
  • Able to autonomously prepare draft financial accounts of all types of entities to a final draft with all minor queries resolved.
  • The successful candidate will be able to prepare draft taxation computations of all types of entities to a final draft with all minor queries resolved.
  • IT literate - good knowledge of accountancy practice software, Word and Excel. Also, knowledge and use of business software such as Sage, Xero, QuickBooks, etc.
  • Excellent communication skills coupled with the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to meet strict deadlines; ability to work under pressure and on own initiative.

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