Senior Principal Accountant

Exactax Limited
£24,000 per annum
06 Sep 2017
24 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications from candidates with only industry experience will not be considered. Please only apply if you have a practice background with at least 4 years’ experience post qualification experience or at least 6 years' pre qualification experience.

The successful candidate should be able to prepare statutory accounts , sole trader/partnership accounts, VAT returns & tax returns without supervision.

The main responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:

  • Accounts prep for Sole Traders, Ltd Companies and Partnerships
  • Corporation tax and self-assessment returns
  • VAT returns and reconciliations
  • Client liaison via email, face to face and over the telephone
  • Deal with HMRC Compliance checks

Essential skills and experience required:

  • ACCA 4 years’ post qualification experience in an accountancy practice or qualified by experience of at least 6 years.
  • Organised and methodical with strong numerical abilities
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Word, excel and Outlook
  • Experienced in electronic bookkeeping and accounts/tax return preparation software
  • Strong technical ability
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Manage workflow and supervise junior staff
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Full UK driving license