Job Vacancy

Job added on: 16 May 2019

Practice Accountant

Based in Wallington.

Job Title: Practice Accountant
Location: Wallington Greater London
Salary: Competitive
Working hours: Full-time

We are looking for a Practice Accountant to join our small, friendly and expanding shop based accountancy practice. We specialise in providing a friendly, flexible and proactive all year round service to small businesses and individuals in Wallington, South Croydon and Purley.

What will you need in becoming the successful Practice Accountant?
▪ Part qualified ACCA/ACA or AAT level 3/4
▪ Previous experience with a small accountancy practice
▪ Up-to-date tax and accounting knowledge
▪ Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
▪ Excellent numeracy skills
▪ Knowledge of accounting software – Taxcalc, Brightpay, QuickBooks, Xero, Freeagent
▪ A high degree of IT literacy and the ability to embrace new technology
▪ Excellent written and verbal communication with a customer service focus
▪ Excellent interpersonal skills
▪ Ability to work unsupervised and meet deadlines
▪ Experience of dealing with HMRC
▪ Working knowledge of payroll and auto enrolment procedures
▪ Organising and updating relevant data using various applications

Your aim as our Practice Accountant
Your aim is to provide a complete accounting and business support service to clients, including business accounts, corporate and personal tax returns, VAT returns, bookkeeping and Payroll.

Your main duties as our Practice Accountant
▪ Preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
▪ Preparation and review of self-assessment tax returns for sole traders, rental properties, individuals and      partnerships
▪ Preparation of corporation tax computations for limited companies
▪ Preparation, review and submission of VAT returns
▪ Completion of on-line submissions to HMRC and Companies House
▪ Managing the processing of weekly/monthly payrolls and setting up auto enrolment schemes
▪ Setting up new businesses with Companies House and HMRC
▪ Provision of day to day business support to clients
▪ Organising and updating relevant data using various applications
▪ Answering telephone calls, dealing with enquiries and responding to queries in a timely, courteous and efficient manner and accurately logging information
▪ Establishing and maintaining a professional and friendly working relationship with clients, outsourced partners and colleagues

Working for TaxAssist Accountants
This is an opportunity for a capable individual to develop a career in a multi award winning network of independent accountants. We offer variety and the opportunity for you to develop your skills and experience in an expanding accountancy practice.

If you are enthusiastic, proactive, conscientious, committed and reliable and are interested in applying for the post, please email your CV together with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role and salary expectations to [email protected]

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