Part Qualified Accountant - London

Accountancy and Finance
Ref: 102 Date Posted: Thursday 30 Nov 2017

Part Qualified Accountant

 

Client:                         Established accountancy firm established in 1910 with traditional                                      values and a modern approach. Tailored services in business and                                       personal accounting.

Location:                    Bromley

Salary:                         £25000 per annum

Benefits:                     20 days annual leave, pension

Hours:                         9:00am – 5:00pm

 

We are currently looking for a Part Qualified Accountant to join our team. The ideal candidate will wish to build upon a career in Practice and will enjoy being part of a professional team, whilst taking responsibility for a wide range of tasks.

Individual requirements

  • Assisting clients with accounting support to include general bookkeeping and an understanding of double entry
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Taking ownerships of audits (training provided if needed)
  • Assisting in the preparation of management and statutory accounts
  • Develops an understanding of the firm’s methods and standards of work required
  • Develops an understanding of Iris software, and other accounting packages
  • Becomes familiar with the firm’s administrative and office procedures
  • Progresses through ACA/ACCA exams
  • Progresses through professional development courses

Skills specification

  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Experience in liaising with clients/customers
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Adaptable and a “real team player”
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent IT skills including a thorough knowledge of Word and Excel (pivot tables, v lookups) along with good presentation skills