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Practice Accountant

  • Location:

    Richmond upon Thames

  • Sector:

    Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    William Dawson

  • Contact email:

    william@magpierecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-1417_1663256404

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-15

Practice Accountant

Richmond upon Thames

Our client a small, dynamic and friendly accounts practice based in Richmond upon Thames have an opportunity for an experience Client Manager/ Practice Accountant to join their team.

Practice Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Leading the day-to-day activity of our small team
  • Making decisions that balance client objectives with tax rules
  • Contributing to the strategic plans for the business
  • P&L responsibility
  • Client management, keeping clients happy, becoming their trusted confidant and advisor.
  • Maintaining our position at the forefront of technology developments
  • Constantly working to improve workflows and processes
  • Working with our partners to share best practice
  • Accounts reviewing (and discussing with clients)
  • Guiding colleagues and clients about tax and accounting issues
  • Dealing with of all aspects of taxes and accounts
  • Training clients in the uses of our apps (Xero, Dext)
  • Some problem-solving, analysis and advisory work
  • Managing client acquisition

Practice Accountant Requirements:

  • Accounting qualification (or QBE)
  • Experience of working in a practice - ideally customer-facing
  • Good knowledge of Xero and add-ons
  • Experience of preparing accounts and tax returns
  • Excellent communication skills, patience and tact
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Enthusiasm for online solutions, exploring the opportunities presented by technological developments
  • Team-oriented

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