Accounts Assistant

13 Mar 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Purpose

As the Accounts Assistant you will support the wider Outsourcing team to deliver high quality services to clients, within set time scales whilst studying towards a professional qualification.

Job Role

• To assist with the preparation of statutory accounts for a various range of clients.

• To assist with preparation of year end accounts for a range of unincorporated businesses.

• To assist with maintaining the accounting records and preparing management accounts for clients.

• To assist with preparation of HMRC VAT returns.

• To assist with iXBRL tagging of statutory accounts.

• To report on a timely and accurate manner to client queries.

• To keep Manager/Supervisor informed of case progress and any issues arising.

• To raise the profile of the firm by ensuring clients are fully satisfied by the service and support they receive and that they are aware of all other services.

Person Specification

• AAT qualified (or near to completing qualification).

• Previous practical accounts preparation experience in a practice environment.

• Strong interpersonal and client handling skills.

• Good written and verbal communication skills.

• Strong numerical skills.

• Good knowledge of Microsoft Office.

• Working knowledge of Sage Line 50.

• Some knowledge of Xero would be desirable but not essential.

• Some knowledge of CaseWare would be desirable but not essential.

• Keen to study towards ACCA professional qualification.

• Full UK driving license desirable.

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About Mazars

Mazars is all about people – we believe that each individual makes a difference to the Mazars culture. As an international firm with strong European roots, we are a melting pot of different cultures and disciplines. Diversity is one of our main strengths.

We are an international, integrated, transparent and independent organisation specialising in audit, accountancy, tax, legal, and advisory services. The Group has a presence in 77 countries and draws on the expertise of 17,000 professionals.

We all work within a culture of high support and high challenge at Mazars. We are not afraid to take on new and greater responsibilities. But we do this through encouragement – not pressure and competition.

Mazars LLP is an equal opportunities employer and all applications received by the firm will be considered by the firm on the basis of their merit alone and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals regardless of background. All offers of employment will be conditional on the candidate having/securing the right to work in the UK and providing the firm with evidence of that right (as required by the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006) prior to employment commencing.