Accounts Senior

Job Title: Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Reference: 3457832_1540824073
Contact Name: Robert McIlroy
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 29, 2018 14:41

Job Description


Your new company
Your new company is an independent, medium sized accountancy practice based in central London. The practice is currently recruiting an accountant to join their busy accounts team. The firm offer a range of services to clients including audit, taxation and corporate recovery. As a medium sized firm, their clients benefit from a personal tailored approach in addition to receiving expert guidance and advice. As a firm that places importance in its staff, they are confident that the partners and staff are knowledgeable, accessible and prepared to render professional advice promptly and on a friendly basis.

Your new role
You will be a capable accountant, working closely with the Accounts Manager as well as reporting to Partners. Your role will include a range of bookkeeping assignments, accounts preparation for sole trader limited companies and partnerships reporting under FRS 1021a standards, in addition to some VAT, management accounts and tax returns. You will be working on a portfolio of small businesses and SMEs, mainly within the services industry. Finally you will be involved in preparing other financial reports such as forecasts, profit projections and bench-marking reviews.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally you will be qualified ACCA/ACA with previous experience of working in a professional accountancy practice preparing year end accounts. You should have good knowledge of Microsoft Office especially Excel as well as good knowledge of accounting packages (Sage Line 50, Xero, Quickbooks) and Caseware. Finally you should have excellent attention to detail and a professional manner when dealing with client queries.

What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will receive a competitive basic salary. You will benefit from working in a sociable office, as well as working in popular area of central London, surrounded by multiple cafes and food outlets. The firm is busy and growing so there is a real opportunity for career progression and promotion to hard working and capable individuals.

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