Accounts Assistant - Top 50 Firm

Posted 6 February by Taylor Hawkes Ltd

A market leading top 50 chartered accountancy and advisory firm based in Central London. They work with businesses and individuals seeking financial success and security.

Accounts Assistant role reporting to Audit Managers and Seniors.

Duties

  • Draft and prepare client accounts/statutory accounts of partnerships and LLPs along with Tax computations
  • Draft quarterly VAT returns and Corporation Tax returns (CT600)
  • Compile Profit and Loss accounts, balance sheets of assets and liabilities and trial balance accounts
  • Draft reports covering financial statements, client business issues, systems and controls
  • Prepare management accounts
  • Liaise closely with clients and other stakeholders, keeping the relevant manager/supervisor informed of developments

Essential

  • At least 3 years AAT PQE or qualified by experience
  • Minimum 1 to 2 years recent experience in an accountancy practice
  • Accounts preparation and corporate tax experience
  • Double entry accounting and bookkeeping skills
  • Statutory and management accounts preparation for UK entities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • VAT knowledge
  • MS Office, particularly Excel - intermediate / advanced level

Desirable

  • Knowledge of CaseWare, Sage, QuickBooks, Xero, Alphatax and CCH
  • Knowledge of Italian would be an advantage

For more information, please contact Colin Priddle at Taylor Hawkes

Required skills

  • AAT
  • Accounts Assistant
  • Accountancy Practice

Application questions

At least three years AAT PQE or qualified by experience?
Minimum 1 to 2 years recent experience in an accountancy practice?
Do you have accounts preparation and corporate tax experience?

Reference: 34409330

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