Qualified Accountant

  • Job Reference: 12016
  • Date Posted: 17 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client - a privately-owned firm based in South Leicestershire - is seeking a 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
*Qualified ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent,
*Min. 3-years good experience working within an accountancy practice environment,
*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: £45,000 - £50,000 (subject to experience)
*Hours: Full-Time

If you - or someone you might know - are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE NOW or call us (quoting our 5-digit job reference) on +44 (0)116 254 9404. If you do not consent, please DO NOT apply to this vacancy.

By applying to this vacancy, you consent to the processing of your data in accordance with PMA's GDPR & Privacy Policy: https://paulmitchellassoc.co.uk/gdpr-privacy-policy/