Accountant

£17,000 - £20,000 per year
Sunderland
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Full-time, Permanent
25 September 2020

We are looking to recruit an Accountant on behalf of a client based in Sunderland. They are a fast-growing, tech-savvy, fully digital accountancy firm and are on the lookout for people who are passionate about the power of technology and apps. The successful candidate will help support the work of a growing client base, providing advice and services to a strong client base. You will be responsible for delivering an outstanding service to a portfolio of diverse clients and be instrumental in the growth of the company.

Job Profile / Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing a select portfolio of clients (sole trader, partnership and LTD Companies) you will perform daily bookkeeping duties to include bank reconciliations, purchase and sales ledger
  • Preparation of client quarterly VAT returns for senior manager review
  • Preparation of annual accounts and tax returns
  • Ad-hoc duties required by management
  • Dealing with client queries via telephone and email
  • To meet strict deadlines
  • Ensure all time logs are kept up to date for chargeable time

Essential skills & experience:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role within practice (essential)
  • AAT level 4 qualified
  • Proficient in the use of accounting software
  • A can do attitude to work with the ability to be flexible in your approach

Desirable skills and experience:

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who has entered and gained some experience in practice and is looking to progress with development opportunities available.

Benefits:

  • Statutory holidays, plus length of service increment holidays plus option to buy additional holidays
  • Health and Wellness Programme (Employee Assistance Programme, Access to Counselling, Treatment Cash Plan plus much more)
  • Death in Service benefits
  • Flexible working hours
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