Supervisor/Assistant, Accounting Services - Top 30 Firm

Kent Permanent
  • Opportunity to work for a leading accountancy practice
  • Offering career progression and the chance to learn from industry professionals

About Our Client

My client is a leading top accountancy practice firm in Kent, providing services in audit, tax and accounts

Job Description

  • Knowledge and experience in bookkeeping, VAT returns and management accounts.
  • Bookkeeping duties for clients using Sage or Xero
  • Preparation of management accounts and reporting in required format.
  • Client VAT Return preparation.
  • Client relationship building and maintenance of client portfolio.
  • Assisting, mentoring and training others in the department.
  • Adhering to deadlines
  • Assist with the preparation and review of statutory accounts for sole traders, partnerships and non-audit limited companies.
  • Preparation of corporate tax returns and ad-hoc advice as supported by the tax team.
  • Responsibility for own work and be able to multi task. You must time plan your own work and client appointments.
  • Meeting clients face-to-face and developing good rapport acting in a professional manner.
  • Writing professional letters and emails to clients. Offer client's a value added service, tailored to needs.
  • Up to date with technical knowledge and changes in the accountancy profession.
  • Liaising with the other departments in the office to cross sell other services to clients.

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum AAT qualified
  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified or part qualified is preferred.
  • A good working knowledge of Caseware, IRIS, Sage, Xero and Quickbooks - training will be provided where required.
  • Ability to multitask, work to deadlines, be efficient, organised, a good team player, approachable, confident, professional and IT competent (Excel, Word).
  • Experience in the preparation of year end accounts from incomplete records through to client sign off.
  • Experience in bookkeeping, management reporting and VAT returns
  • Up to date knowledge of post Brexit VAT changes and reporting to HMRC
  • Diligent and attention to detail.
  • Able to work on own initiative, but also be a team player.
  • Able to focus and concentrate in a busy working environment.

What's on Offer

  • Career development
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Mental health support
  • Cycle to work schemes
  • Plus an opportunity to work for a Firm that truly values its people.
Dylan Feehily
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Phone number
+44 1622 604514

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Dylan Feehily
Consultant phone
+44 1622 604514
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