Client Accountant

Job Description

Duties required:

Preparation of Financial Statements & Tax returns
Liaising with clients to understand accounting needs

VAT preparation and reconciliation

Assisting with the departmental workflow

Managing own work and a portfolio of clients

Skills and experience required:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to communicate with clients

Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines

Computer literacy essential

Professional qualification preferred or part qualified

Creative approach to problem solving necessary

Flexible and adaptable approach to work

Experience of IRIS software desirable

Ability to organise own work and integrate with a small team

Dealing with HMRC and Companies House

Basic understanding of UK company tax including computations, submissions and deadlines

Assisting in the development of Junior Staff members

Experience of payroll and relevant taxes