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Practice Accountant

Job Title: Practice Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
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Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 14066443/001_1597239517
Contact Name: Jacob Jones
Contact Email: jacobjones@michaelpage.com
Job Published: August 12, 2020 14:38

Job Description

Practice Accountant required to join a Cardiff based practice. Client contact, progression and development on offer, in a hands on role.

Client Details

This accounting practice is a very well established, reputable accountancy firm with a progressive, professional and expert team of accounting professionals. They offer a wide range of services to a range of businesses and individuals and have a diverse and loyal client base.

Description

The key responsibilities for this Practice Accountant position at a leading Accountancy firm based in Cardiff are:
* Statutory accounts preparation for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
* Management accounting and bookkeeping
* VAT returns
* Preparation and submission of Self-Assessment Returns
* Networking and business development
* Liaising with clients, Companies House and third parties
* Preparation of management accounts
* Managing a portfolio of clients
* Supporting junior members of the team
* Liaising with clients on accounts and tax issues as required

Profile

In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this Practice Accountant role at a leading Accountancy firm in Cardiff, you must be:
* ACA/ACCA qualified
* Proven track record of practice experience
* Technical experience in all aspects of accounts production
* Keen to further your career in practice with CPD and development opportunities
* Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
* Proven analytical skills
* Confident to build client relationships and focus on client service
* Cloud accounting experience (Xero preferred) would be useful, however, the desire to work with leading IT systems and modern working practices is essential
* You will possess good accounting systems knowledge and preferably have experience of Iris and cloud software such as QuickBooks, Xero or Sage.
* Great communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team are paramount, and the role would suit someone who enjoys dealing directly with clients.

Job Offer

Competitive salary (dependent on experience).

Pension - a wide range of benefits.

Superb career opportunities supported with personal advancement.

An opportunity of partner with an equity stake in the business.

Personal development opportunities.