Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Cathedral Appointments Ltd
Location
Holsworthy, Devon
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jun 2019
Closes
12 Aug 2019
Ref
1184960422
Assistant Accountant required by our established client working from their practice in Holsworthy.

Our client has branches spread across the South West and they are currently looking for as Assistant

Accountant to work from their growing practice based in Holsworthy. Your focus will be on accounts

preparation for partnerships and sole traders, with some limited company clients. You

will also prepare basic tax returns and VAT returns.

Responsibilities:

* Prepare accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies and draft the associated tax computations.

* Prepare VAT returns.

* Accurately complete all assignments within agreed timetables to ensure assignments are completed on time.

* Investigate and resolve, where possible, problems arising during the assignments and notify your supervisor of unresolved problems to ensure they are addressed on time.

* Keep Supervisors, Managers and Partners up to date on all dealings with clients.

* Maintain time recording on client affairs on a daily basis in accordance with the firm’s procedures.

Requirements:

* Experience of Microsoft Office to include Excel, Word and Outlook.

* Experience of accounting packages such as Sage, Xero or QuickBooks Online.

* Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport quickly with colleagues and clients

* Ability to work independently, or as part of a team.

* Organised and able to plan time efficiently in order to meet deadlines.

* GCSE or equivalent in Mathematics and English Language.

Summary/Closing paragraph

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to progress their career in Finance as our client offering study support towards AAT/ACCA for the right candidate. If you are looking to join a progressive business that offers career progression and the opportunity to work with a broad range of clients, then apply now!

Due to high volumes of applications we are unfortunately unable to respond to everyone, therefore, if you have not received a response from us within 3 working days please deem your application unsuccessful.

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Disclaimer: Cathedral Appointments Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job, you accept our Privacy Policy which can be found on our website. Please be advised that if unsuccessful for this role we may hold your details on our database for 6 months, during which time you may be contacted for other suitable vacancies. If you do not want us to do this, please contact us.

Closing Date: Please note that we will accept applications up to the closing date, however all suitable candidates will be submitted as soon as received, and the client reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.

If you have the skills and experience stated, please apply NOW

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