• Job Reference: 0000012016
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

12016 - Accountant Job Spec
Location: South Leicestershire

Our client - a privately-owned firm based in South Leicestershire - is seeking a part qualified or fully qualified Accountant to lead a small finance team on a full-time permanent basis.

The Role
The successful candidate will be responsible for:

. Preparing & producing quarterly / annual accounts,
. Preparation of statutory accounts, liaising with external accounts,
. Submitting annual accounts to HMRC / Companies House,
. Bookkeeping duties, incl. handling of VAT & tax compliance,
. Preparation of self-assessment tax return,
. Liaising with external accounts / auditors, banks, HRMC and other third-party providers,
. Dealing with the Partner's personal financials & investments,
. Review tax returns prepared by the tax advisers & provide feedback,
. Review management reports & provide feedback to Board.


The Right Person
⦁ Part or Fully Qualified ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent,
⦁ Ideally from an Accountacy Practice background
⦁ Excellent planning & organisation skills, able to manage multiple workloads to strict deadlines,
⦁ Effective communication skills, confident in presenting financial information to senior management,
⦁ Strong IT skills incl. Microsoft Excel, IRIS Tax, VT Final Accounts. The drive to assist in the modernisation / improvement of accounting systems,
⦁ Valid UK driving licence.

⦁ Appointment Type: Permanent (in-house)
⦁ Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 (subject to experience and qualification level)
⦁ Hours: Full-Time

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12016) on 0116 254 9404.