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Accountant

  • Location:

    Kingston upon Thames

  • Sector:

    Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Varley

  • Contact email:

    sarah@magpierecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-1483_1658248064

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-18

Accountant
Kingston
Monday - Friday
£55,000

An established Accountancy practice are looking for you to join their Kingston based office as an Accountant!

You will be joining an experienced firm who deliver an exceptional service and provide a wide range of business solutions to clients.

As an Accountant in an Accountancy practice, you will report to senior management and be responsible for a full range of duties, including supporting the team with client portfolios and bookkeeping.

Accountant duties:

  • Manage a portfolio of SMEs including dealing with client's queries, delivering services, and managing deadlines.
  • Act as a first point of call for client's portfolios, managing communications via emails, phone calls and virtual meetings.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, demonstrating first-class levels of communication.
  • Advise on standard tax planning for small business owners and company directors.
  • Provide general tax and accounting advice to meet clients' needs.
  • Prepare year end accounts reports and corporation tax returns.
  • Liaise externally and internally to deliver services and meet clients' expectations.
  • Deliver training to junior staff.

Accountant specification:

  • ACCA / ACA qualified.
  • Experienced with client relationship management.
  • A quick learner who can work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Experience with communicating with third parties on behalf of clients, including banks, HMRC, suppliers and customers.
  • Strong commercial awareness, able to spot opportunities to offer additional services to clients.
  • Excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Demonstrate good organisational skills, attention to detail and the ability to analyse information.

Company Benefits:

  • Career progression opportunities.
  • Regular social activities (when allowed).
  • Free fruit delivered weekly to the office.
  • Study support towards ACCA / ACA and other in-depth training is offered.
  • Holiday: 25 days, plus 8 bank holidays.
  • Company pension scheme.

What you need to do now:

If you're interested in this Accountant vacancy, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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