Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bexleyheath
Salary: 38000 - 45000
Reference: Senior Accountant
Contact Name: Michelle Adams
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2021 08:17

Job Description

We are a rapidly expanding practice and have recently acquired the practice of a retiring accountant.  This creates the opportunity for a qualified accountant to join our team and assist with the integration of our two practices, with particular focus on our systems and procedures.  Each member of staff in our practice is responsible for their own client base and key duties are:

  • Preparation and review of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and Limited Companies
  • Preparation and review of self-assessment tax returns for sole traders, partnerships, rental portfolios and individuals.
  • Preparation of Corporation Tax returns for companies
  • Preparation, review and submission of VAT returns
  • Processing of weekly/monthly payroll schemes for a portfolio of clients
  • Ad hoc projects as they arise, to include HMRC Let Property Campaign disclosures, Inheritance Tax reviews etc.

Personal Specification:

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • be a self-starter
  • be able to implement and consistently improve on best practice within the firm
  • be able to associate with the long-term vision of the firm
  • be willing to play an active role in helping to develop and implement a strategic plan
  • be able to deliver systems training to staff and clients, when necessary.
  • have good attention to detail and accuracy problem analysis
  • be able to use their own judgment and excel at problem-solving
  • possess the ability to manage stress well.
  • undertake relevant training for personal and career development

Salary is negotiable depending on experience and qualifications.

From 1st May 2021 we will be moving to new offices based in Heritage House, 34B North Cray Road, Bexley, Kent DA5 3LZ