Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with an established and reputable firm of chartered accountants based in Cromer who are looking to add an Accounts Assistant / Accounts Technician to their existing team.
As an Accounts Assistant / Accounts Technician your role will be varied and will involve preparing draft year-end accounts for a mixture of limited companies, sole traders, and partnerships.
You will compile records for partner review, from both incomplete records and from client software (Sage, Quickbooks, etc), as well as the undertaking client bookkeeping work and preparing and submitting VAT returns as required.
The successful candidate will have experience of working within practice and will have prior experience preparing year-end accounts as well as undertaking bookkeeping.
Previous experience of working in practice is essential.
This position can be undertaken on a full time or part time basis (3 or 4 days per week).
Working in the Cromer office, this is a fantastic opportunity for the successful person to undertake a varied and challenging role as part of a leading Norfolk based firm where there will be scope for continued development in a supportive environment.
Duties & Responsibilities :
Preparation of year-end statutory accounts for limited companies, sole traders, and partnerships to partner review
Preparation of tax computations and returns
Undertaking client bookkeeping
Preparation of management accounts and VAT returns
Liaising with clients and communicating effectively
You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, be able to work effectively under pressure to meet strict deadlines and work well within a team.
AAT Qualified or ACA / ACCA Students (QBE will also be considered)
Experience of undertaking a varied practice role
Up to date knowledge of all relevant accounting standards