Senior Accountant - Full Time

Amersham Accountancy, a well established practice in the area, is looking for an experienced Senior Accountant with several years’ experience in practice to join the existing team. We are seeking to recruit an full time ACA or ACCA qualified accountant or full time as we will be flexible for the right person.

Our practice is based on a high level of customer service, integrity and honesty, therefore candidates must be able to demonstrate those characteristics.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Managing a portfolio of clients and taking on new clients
  • Building a rapport with your clients and answering their queries by phone, email and post
  • Meeting your clients face to face
  • Managing your own workload in a timely and efficient manner
  • Offering bespoke accountancy and taxation advice
  • Completing Year End accounts, CT600, and Corporation Tax computations
  • Completing Personal Tax Returns
  • Co-ordination and management of payroll, VAT, and administration duties
  • Other responsibilities and ad hoc duties as required

Person Specification:

Key skills also include:

  • At least 3-4 years post qualified ACCA / ACA or equivalent
  • Able to demonstrate the ability to manage a varied portfolio of owner managed businesses in respect of accounting, taxation & business advice
  • Legislatively compliant with strong technical skills (including FRS102 & recent tax legislation changes)
  • Excellent communication skills and first class customer service skills
  • Confident and ambitious
  • Well presented
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • An enthusiastic team player
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills
  • Knowledge of Iris, Sage, Quickbooks, Xero, Word, Excel and Outlook

This is a great opportunity to work in a dynamic, vibrant, and passionate team.

Salary Package – Minimum £45,000 and dependent on experience