Semi Senior Accountant

Aylesbury

Salary dependent on experience

 

We are looking for an experienced accountant who has worked in an accountancy practice before to work with our clients in Aylesbury who are a growing accountancy practice.

The role:

  • Be the day to day point of contact for a mixture of delegated and newly-won clients, manage their needs and undertake ad hoc assignments on behalf of the client manager
  • Complete year-end accounts to manager final review stage for sole traders, partnerships, LLPs and limited companies
  • Complete personal and partnership tax returns to include PAYE, unearned income, tax deductions, pensions, self-employed and partnership income
  • Complete business tax returns and deferred tax computations
  • Have experience of running monthly payrolls using Sage, Iris or similar software
  • Run monthly, quarterly and annual payrolls for a portfolio of clients
  • Prepare annual P11ds for a portfolio of clients
  • Have a good understanding of VAT and monthly/quarterly accounting procedures for owner-managed businesses
  • Complete client bookkeeping and VAT returns either at our offices or our client premises
  • Increase your personal knowledge through education, training and experience
  • Be able to assist and where necessary train clients on business software, and getting the best from their own resources
  • Maintain a personal development plan to update technical knowledge through formal and informal training to recognised standards
  • Be able, knowledgeable and competent on Microsoft Word, Excel and ideally Sage and be able to learn new accounting programs within short timescales
  • Undertake other reasonable business tasks as delegated or requested within the practice and actively participate in the activities and needs of the company

Requirements:

  • Part-Qualified ACCA / ACA
  • Experience working in an accountancy practice
  • Be team orientated, need to get involved and recognise that your personal drive will influence your own and the team’s performance
  • Enjoy working to deadlines and are focused enough to want to exceed our customers’ requests