Client Accountant

Posted 9 April by Bright Ideas Accountancy

This is a great opportunity for somebody wishing to join a growing and exciting Accountancy firm to help drive forward the business whilst developing your own skills and experience. You will play a key role in managing your own portfolio of clients as well as helping to develop the growth of an exciting new business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing your own client portfolio (Contractors and Freelancers).
  • Preparation of Year-end Accounts.
  • Preparation of Corporation Tax Returns and Personal Tax Returns.
  • PAYE and VAT preparation.
  • Giving advice regarding IR35 contract reviews and all other regulatory and accountancy issues.
  • Meeting the demands of clients, handling telephone and e-mail queries.
  • Ensuring client's accounts are kept fully up to date.
  • Securing new clients as required.
  • Keeping fully up to date with new tax laws, rules and regulations.
  • Helping with technical input into marketing projects as required.
  • Performing research (marketing and technical) when required.
  • Helping to implement the growth strategy of the company.
  • Networking.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 2-3 year's experience as a qualified Contractor Accountant, or similar role.
  • Good IT Literacy, especially strong in Excel and Word.
  • Proven experience of working with cloud bookkeeping software (FreeAgent preferable).
  • Strong systems and process experience.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated, ambitious and is used to working to targets
  • Personable, presentable and articulate.
  • Ability to develop good relationships and strong interpersonal skills.

What's on offer

  • Very competitive salary.
  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Strong career development prospects.
  • Opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic young business.

Required skills

  • Bookkeeping
  • Cloud Computing
  • Corporation Tax
  • Client Facing Skills
  • Self Assessment

Application questions

Have you managed a portfolio of client's?
Do you hold any accountancy qualifications such as ACCA, ACA, AAT?

Reference: 34863485

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