Practice Accountant

Job Title: Practice Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swansea
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 14066647/001_1600415234
Contact Name: Jacob Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 18, 2020 08:47

Job Description

Practice Accountant required to join a Swansea 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.


The key responsibilities for this Practice Accountant position at a leading Accountancy firm based in Swansea 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.


In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this Practice Accountant role at a leading Accountancy firm in Swansea, 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.