4 months ago
Accounts Semi Senior - Stevenage
Salary Depending on experience
Key Words - IRIS Accounts Production & Business Tax, IRIS Personal Tax, Excel, Word, Outlook, Sage, Xero, ACCA, AAT
Our client, is a specialist team of accountants, tax and financial advisers who are well versed in, and have a successful track record for, completing transactions and deals for their clients. The core of their work relates to the buying, selling and restructuring of businesses and in raising finance where necessary.
The purpose of this role is to manage a portfolio of clients dealing with their annual accounts and management accounting requirements providing a high standard of professionalism along with quality of service. It is also to manage and organise work effectively to ensure that targets are met and standards maintained in accordance with the relevant accounting standards.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage a portfolio of account clients and be their main point of contact. This will be a mixture of companies, LLPs, Partnerships, and sole traders, in a variety of industries
Develop and maintain effective client relationships, including attending client premises as required
Prepare financial statements and year end accounts for sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies in accordance with the relevant accounting standards
Organise your flow of work, allocating assignments and managing your time as necessary taking into consideration your client deadlines and other constraints
Ensure that work is delivered within budget and time requirements
Prepare schedules for Tax returns
Complete VAT returns, Company Accounts and CT600s
Liaise with third parties as required (HMRC, mortgage brokers, other members of your team, payroll bureau, etc)
Take part in client meetings as and when required
Contribute positively in team meetings
Skills, Qualifications and other Requirements:
Good I.T. skills
Excellent communication skills : verbal and written
Ability to work as part of a team, yet also work using own initiative.
AAT/ACCA qualified or equivalent by experience
General Practice experience
Ability to travel to client premises from time to time and between offices
Good organisational and administrative skills
Excellent attention to detail
Proven analytical skills
Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.