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Accountant (Accountancy Practice)

Trial Balance Consulting is working with a leading firm of Accountants based in Cheltenham to assist with the recruitment of an experienced Accountant to join their business services team.

This role will be focused upon the accurate and timely preparation of accounts and tax returns for a portfolio of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies, and your specific duties will include:

* Coaching and supervising junior members of staff, providing support where required.

* Planning and coordinating workflow.

* Preparing trade tax and personal computations.

* Preparing a list of matters to be resolved to complete assignments.

* Contacting clients to obtain records and provide explanations in respect of queries in accounts.

* Presenting final draft documents for client meetings with Client Director / Partner.

* Demonstrating knowledge of PAYE, NI and VAT in common situations.

* Identifying research and resolve technical issues.

* Identifying specialist areas of technical knowledge for future development.

* Complying with Firm's CPD requirements.

This role would suit a candidate with a strong background in all aspects of accounts preparation and tax in a practice environment.

Applicants should be fully AAT qualified and may be undertaking further ACA or ACCA studies.

Software knowledge to include Iris, Sage and QuickBooks will be highly regarded.

In exchange my client offers a professional working environment, excellent opportunities for career and personal development, and CPD and study support where relevant accompanied by a very competitive salary and benefits package.

Don't miss this opportunity to join a market leading firm.

Apply today addressed to Rob Emsley and quoting job reference RE2935.

Trial Balance is a market leading supplier of recruitment services to accountancy practices across the South-West and works on vacancies at all levels in a practice environment.

For a confidential discussion about your career options please contact Rob Emsley, our dedicated practice specialist.