Accountant

Reference:

MS / SA 294714

Sector:

Accountant, Finance & Accountancy

Salary:

£35,000 to £42,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

+ Excellent Bens

Town/City:

Grays, Essex - Hybrid

Contract Type:

Permanent

We specialise in the recruitment of high-quality candidates in the Accountancy Sector. We have an excellent opportunity for an Accountant to join a highly successful Accountancy practice based in Grays, Essex.

The position will be hybrid working; 3 days/week in the Grays’ office & 2 days from home.

Accountant’s Core Duties

  • To manage and be responsible for the completion of self-assessment tax returns and advice for a portfolio of between 50 - 65 companies mainly in the UK logistics/delivery industry.
  • Ensure that all self-assessment tax returns are accurately prepared and filed within HMRC deadlines
  • Manage the work of a Junior Accountant
  • Assist with the registration of all drivers on the HMRC Government Gateway for Self-Assessment
  • Assist as necessary with the processing of payments to drivers
  • Assist with the reconciliation of client money bank accounts

Accountant’s Skills required

  • Experience of dealing with clients
  • Previous man management experience
  • Knowledge of VAT, particularly Flat Rate VAT, would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of self-assessment and good understanding of UK personal tax legislation
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Particularly Excel)
  • Qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA), QBE, or Part Qualified with 3-5 years’ in practice
  • Knowledge of Sage would be an advantage

Are you enthusiastic about the Accountant’s position? Send us your CV in word format today