Senior Accountant - Newport, Lincoln
Salary: Competitive Depending on Experience.
Our client is a renowned accountancy firm that specialises in the provision of accountancy services, tax returns, payroll, bookkeeping, tax savings and tax advice to small businesses which include Sole Traders, Partnerships, Limited Companies and Personal Tax Payers.
The Role of Senior Accountant is required in the team based in Lincoln. It is suitable for a part/fully qualified person with recent practice experience to join an established, growing firm. It is a busy and varied role.
This role is a permanent position with a Competitive salary dependent on experience. Working in a Modern cloud based and paperless working environment' the role will also benefit from an In-house training programme and ongoing CPD available
Looking after limited company, partnership and sole trader clients
Managing the preparation and filing of VAT returns, annual accounts and corporation tax returns
Preparing and filing personal tax returns
Other duties as required to support the team and clients; dealing with enquiries and responding to queries in a timely, courteous and efficient manner and accurately logging information.
Essential Skills & Requirements:
Solid, relevant and recent experience in a practice environment
Qualified or part-qualified
The ability to take ownership of your work and see things through to completion, including working unsupervised and to constant reporting deadlines
Working current knowledge of UK tax laws and accounting standards applicable to small business
Strong knowledge of computerised accounting systems and IT proficient - ideally in TaxCalc, QuickBooks, Receipt Bank, Virtual Cabinet and, of course Microsoft Office
Working knowledge of payroll and pensions
Genuine desire to be a trusted advisor to small business clients
Good people skills and a confident and friendly personality to help build strong relationships both within the team and with clients
Exceptional communication, organisational and management skills
Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003