Senior Principal Accountant

Recruiter
Exactax Limited
Location
Cannock
Salary
£24,000 per annum
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 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