Accounts Technician – Bideford

Permanent Full time Adam Lloyd, Recruitment Consultant in Accounting / Finance
  • Post Date: 05/09/2022
  • Salary: £22.00 - £28.00 / per Annum
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Job Description

We are now looking for an Accounts Technician to join our clients team on a permanent basis in their Bideford office with flexible and hybrid working available.

Main Duties
The main duties (but not limited to) are the following:

Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders up to the audit threshold
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
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
Preparation of personal and corporate tax computations and returns
Dealing with the preparation and completion of quarterly VAT returns
Comply with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory requirements
General admin duties to provide support to Partner, managers and the office
This job description summarises the main duties and responsibilities of the post, but the post-holder may be required to undertake other duties and projects of similar level and responsibility.

Attributes, Skills, Experience and Qualifications
Ideally the successful candidate will have the following 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 (although AAT part qualified, or qualified by experience 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

36.25 hours / 5 days per week (Flexible and hybrid working is available)
20 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 25 days plus bank holidays after 3 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

To apply for this position, please provide a recent CV along with a covering letter providing information on why you feel you would be suitable
for the role in particular in regards to the desired attributes, skills, experience and qualifications.
Please also state your current salary (if applicable), salary expectations and notice period.

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