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Qualified Accountant

£40,000 - £55,000

Our client is an award-winning Accountancy Practice based in Caterham – they are looking to hire a full time Qualified Accountant, to join their established team.

Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 (depending on experience)

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Benefits: 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, plus closure between Christmas & New Year, workplace Pension, commission payable on introduction of new clients, leave given for exams

Interested? Here's more …

In this role you will provide a high standard of technical service to clients, ensuring accurate and timely delivery in line with client requirements. The practice is an ACCA approved employer:

  • Working from client provided and in-house completed bookkeeping to prepare and complete corporate and small limited company and self-employed accounts
  • Preparing corporation tax returns (CT600) with appropriate calculations
  • Completing self-assessment tax returns for individuals and self-employed traders
  • Assisting in-house bookkeepers with their accounting and software queries especially when needed to correct errors and updating and reconciling ledgers
  • Carrying out VAT checks and reviews of bookkeeper’s work
  • Liaising with clients to obtain information to complete above tasks
  • Complying with financial laws, regulations and standards alongside in-house policies
  • Reporting discrepancies and issues (including potential fraud) to senior management
  • Software used includes Xero, Sage (Cloud and 50), FreeAgent and QuickBooks. You should also be proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel).

Keys Skills & Experience:

  • Accountancy practice background essential
  • Qualified ACA or ACCA (or near completion)
  • You should be able to demonstrate good communication skills and be able to manage time effectively and efficiently ensuring deadlines are met with excellent accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Keeping personal accounting qualifications up to date
  • Experience of dealing with company and self-employed accounts and tax returns including dealing with HMRC
  • Good working knowledge of one or more cloud accounting software packages, preferably Xero
  • Good Microsoft office (especially Excel) skills
  • Polite telephone manner and good interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail

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