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Danny Brown

Practice Accountant - Hemel Hempstead

AJ Chambers have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Practice Accountant in Hemel Hempstead . This role may suit someone who is AAT qualified, a finalist/newly qualified ACCA or ICAEW student, or someone with the equivalent experience and technical knowledge.

The ideal candidate must have the following:

  • A minimum 3 years previous experience within a general (ie non-specialised) accountancy practice
  • Confidence and experience in bookkeeping, VAT compliance and preparation of limited company accounts ready for partner review.
  • Professional personable manner with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Be comfortable managing workloads and client deadlines and working relatively unsupervised.
  • Good time management and experience keeping timesheets.
  • Competent using MS Office products (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Experience using a range of accounting systems (e.g Xero, Sage, Quickbooks)
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The following would also be preferred, but are not essential:

  • Advanced IT and Excel skills, the ability to assist both clients and staff with accounting-related IT matters and thinking of ways IT can improve efficiency and workflow.
  • Previous experience of processing payroll.
  • Experience using IRIS
  • UK Driving Licence

 

This 3 partner firm in Hemel Hempstead have a wide range of interesting clients from a variety of different business backgrounds.

All staff and partners are prepared to perform whatever tasks are needed to meet the client\'s deadlines and requirements, and no task is considered beneath anyone regardless of position. They do not departmentalise their work or staff so you can expect a varied range of duties and earn experience touching on all aspects of accountancy. In return they offer a relaxed and friendly environment in which to work and improve as an accountant.

 

Your typical responsibilities might include:

  • Preparation of end of year accounts for limited companies and sole-traders
  • Corporation tax
  • VAT compliance (MTD, VAT Returns, EC Sales Lists)
  • Bookkeeping using a range of systems
  • Reconciliations
  • Management accounts, budgets, cashflows and other reports to meet client requirements
  • Some company secretarial duties
  • Payroll cover
  • P11d preparation
  • Accounting systems advice and support

Hours:                          30 to 37.5 hours per week (full-time preferred)

Full-Time Salary:           Up to £35,000 (depending on experience) + benefits

Hours of work:              Flexible hours possible

Holiday:                        20 days pa + bank holidays (increases with long service)

 

If this role sounds of interest, please do not hesitate to contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

 

Practice Accountant - Hemel Hempstead

 

 

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