Accountant – Public Practice - Part time contract

Job Title: Accountant – Public Practice - Part time contract
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £25 - £45 per hour for a Limited Company
Reference: ABBK01
Contact Name: Mikey Kerry
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2019 10:15

Job Description

Accountant – Public Practice | London | 2 month Part-Time Contract | Possibility becoming permanent


Accountant required for small West End Practice. Immediate start.

ACA/ACCA with a relevant public practice background to run a small client portfolio.

AAT Level 4 with a minimum of five years practice experience with expertise in MTD will be considered.

Approximately 2 days or equivalent per week (flexible timing). Ideal for existing practitioner with spare capacity.


Key Responsibilities

Managing accounting and tax needs of a client portfolio, including being the first point of contact for approximately 20 small company and 35 self-employed clients.

Mainly compliance work & handling client queries and where necessary escalating to partner.

Organising own time and workload.

Key Person Requirements:

From a small to medium sized firm background.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Self-motivated and focussed.

Hard working, and willing to work flexibly.


IT proficiency

Experience with SAGE cloud accounting (SAGE 1) essential.

Experience of using BTC Software to prepare simple tax returns an advantage or ability to pick this up quickly essential.

Experience of using Moneysoft Payroll Manager 100 an advantage or ability to pick this up quickly.



Rate £25 - £45 per hour Ltd Co. (Dependent upon qualifications and experience)

Excellent environment.