• Location

    St. Albans, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Accountant Practice

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Michael Page

This is an opportunity for someone looking for a varied role with scope for development within a professional services business based in the heart of St Albans.

Client Details

An established professional services business based in St Albans with national reach.


  • Ownership of bookkeeping aspect
  • Raising the firm's internal payroll each month liaising with HR
  • Supporting with month end
  • Supporting the firm's annual budget and half-yearly forecasting processes.
  • Understanding key performance indicators and analysis of variances to support the Practice Manager/ Financial Controller in the department's reporting responsibilities.
  • Assisting with quarterly reporting of KPI's
  • Preparation of P11D's and PSA
  • Ensuring data integrity of nominal ledger and that balance sheet accounts are reconciled on a monthly basis
  • Providing the tax team with analysis of various expense headings
  • Assistance in providing the necessary information to prepare the statutory accounts
  • Other ad hoc duties in line with the role


  • The Successful Applicant:

    • Experience in a practice environment
    • The ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
    • Competent in preparing accounts in a practice environment
    • An interest in the Accountancy industry
    • Practice Management System (CCH)
    • Advanced Microsoft experience
    • Qualified o in AAT, CIMA, ACCA or ACA. Or qualified by experience.
    • Excellent communication skills (both oral and written)
    • Ability to work in a team environment, thrives on working with others

Job Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible working
  • A minimum of 23 days holiday
  • Competitive salary
  • Membership of pension and life assurance scheme
  • Access to private health care
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Employee assistance support for challenging life times, plus more