Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Switch Jobs Ltd
Location
Stone, Staffordshire
Salary
£20000 - £24000/annum
Posted
03 Aug 2019
Closes
30 Aug 2019
Ref
1225151812
Contract Type
Full Time
This small and friendly well established and successful accountancy firm in Stone are seeking an Assistant Accountant to work within their accounts production team.

The clients cover a broad cross section of markets and they provide a range of accounting services including accounts, audit, taxation planning/advice and payroll services.

The Assistant Accountant will need to work to tight deadlines with impressive communication and numerical skills and will be confident in communicating with clients both face to face and in written form.

The perfect candidate will be AAT qualified and have experience of working within a busy public practice accountancy firm.

Responsibilities:

* Accounts preparation for limited companies, sole traders, partnerships, LLP's & charities

* Completing tax computations for personal and corporate clients

* To prepare a set of accounts (unincorporated or incorporated) from complete or incomplete records and to be able to make notes

* Preparation of monthly and quarterly management accounts

* Bookkeeping projects and client support

* Preparation and submission of VAT Returns

* Mentoring trainees and overseeing their work

* Working with other complementary teams in the delivery of services to clients

* Liaising with HMRC

* Attending client meetings

The candidate:

* AAT qualified

* Two years' experience of working within a busy public practice accountancy firm

* Excellent numerical skills

* Excellent communication skills (written & verbal)

* Hard working, team player and flexible in approach

Additional information:

* Mon - Fri 9-5pm

* 25 days holiday + bank holidays

* Full study support offered

* Pension

* Free parking nearby

* £20-24k

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