Accounts Technician

Reference

LZH/AR/056749

Sector

Accountancy

Salary

£16,000 to £25,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Okehampton

Contract Type

Permanent

Closing Date

26/10/2021

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Accounts Technician - Okehampton

Salary: £16,000 – £25,000 per annum

The Company

Our client is an accounting practice with offices in Devon and Somerset. They are looking to appoint an Accounts Technician or trainee to join their accounts department in Okehampton.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders
  • Preparation of personal and corporate tax computations and returns
  • Providing bookkeeping and management accounting services
  • Filing Companies House and HM Revenue & Customs documents on client’s behalf
  • Ensuring that accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date
  • Dealing with the preparation and completion of quarterly VAT returns
  • Complying with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory requirements
  • General admin duties to provide support to Partner, managers and the office

Attributes, Skills, Experience, and Qualifications :

  • Outgoing, socially confident and emotionally controlled
  • A positive attitude, friendly and approachable
  • Resilient, able to multi-task and work independently / flexibly
  • Adaptable, organised and conscientious
  • Takes the initiative, ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Discreet, professional and team orientated in approach
  • Good written and oral communications skills
  • Experience of working in a practice-based environment.
  • AAT qualified or qualified by experience. (ACA/ACCA part-qualified also considered)
  • Previous experience in accounts preparation for limited companies and unincorporated businesses
  • Good working knowledge of general IT Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Social Media programmes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proven accuracy and an eye for detail
  • Ability to present information effectively and concisely in emails and documents
  • Good general education, including English and Maths at GCSE Grade C or equivalent

Terms/Benefits :

  • 36.25 hours, 5 days per week (Flexible working hours is available including a combination of working from home and in the office)

  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 25 days plus bank holidays after 5 years’ service

  • Death in service 3 x annual salary
  • Access to Westfield Rewards and Health scheme
  • 24-hour external Employee Assistance Programme helpline
  • Buy and sell holiday
  • Introducing clients and staff commission schemes
  • Pension 3% rising to 4% after 4 years’ service

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