Accounts Assistant

Cambridgeshire Permanent £25,000 - £35,000 per year
  • Hybrid working patterns available, once past probation period
  • Role based in Cambridge area or Milton Keynes

About Our Client

Based in Cambridgeshire this accountancy practice acts for very wide ranging clients across varying industries acting for wider ranging industry sector OMBs, SMEs and corporate limited company clients, up to the audit threshold in turnover on the larger clients, along with acting for smaller sole trader and partnerships. With the firm undergoing sustained positive growth and developments, very positive career prospects are on offer within a successful team and environment. The firm offers hybrid working, flexible hours and competitive salary and wider benefits.

Job Description

The key responsibilities for this Accounts Assistant role in Cambridgeshire or Milton Keynes include:

  • Planning - ensure the client is offered pre-year end tax planning, using specialist on-line tools
  • Completion - ensure the client receives a consistent high level of service and that annual accounts are completed efficiently within the 30-working day period
  • Finalisation & Submission - ensure the final accounts are produced to a consistent high standard and are signed and submitted correctly
  • Meet with the client to review accounts, offer advice and promote other products and services on an annual basis (or more frequently if required)
  • Completing VAT returns
  • Completing Personal Tax
  • Deal with client phone calls adhering to company guidelines
  • Deal with client correspondence following company guidelines
  • Ensure client is contacted according to the guidelines for their category
  • Manage client complaints effectively and escalate to Pod leader or Head of compliance on same working day where appropriate
  • Support the integration of new clients
  • Utilise the software tools available to provide an outstanding service to your client portfolio
  • Ensure your personal software certificates are achieved within agreed timescales and are kept up to date

The Successful Applicant

The Successful candidate for this Accounts Assistant will be/have:

  • Studying ACA or ACCA
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage time efficiently
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Hold a valid Driving Licence

What's on Offer

In return, the successful candidate will receive:

  • Salary up-to £35,000 DOE +Company Pension
  • Benefits package inc. private medical insurance, death in service benefit
  • Development for career progression, regular PDR's, within a family-feel environment
  • Hybrid working patterns available, once past probation period
Robert Rollason
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Phone number
+44 117 927 1441

Job summary

Job function
Part Qualified
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Robert Rollason
Consultant phone
+44 117 927 1441
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