Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester
Salary: 30000 - 38000
Reference: REF002
Contact Name: Kerry Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 04, 2020 13:35

Job Description

We are an established firm of Chartered Accountants based in Chester and are looking for a qualified accountant to join our practice. We are a friendly practice with a strong reputation for providing a professional but personal service.

This candidate will be required to get involved in all aspects of accounts and auditing for a range of Limited Companies, Sole Traders, Partnerships and Charities. This role will primarily involve reviewing files prepared by other members of the team and ensuring the files are completed and ready for partner review.

The ideal candidate will have previous general practice experience and be keen to work as part of a team giving support and training to other members of staff. In order to take on this role you will be used to working on your own initiative and have good interpersonal skills as you will be required to contact clients.

It is essential that the candidate has:

Excellent communication skills

Strong organisational skills to ensure work is completed in a timely manner

Ability to work both within a team and individually

Hard working attitude

Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel.

It would be desirable if the candidate is:

ACA or ACCA qualified

Experienced in using accounting software packages such as Sage Line 50, Xero, Sage One, Quickbooks

And has own transport as travel to clients may be required.

In return, we can offer a competitive salary alongside flexible working hours, pension, free on site parking and a modern working environment.  Remote working can be available for the right candidate.