Practice Accounts Assistant, Winchester

Job Summary

Reference: 096106230
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Winchester
Salary: 18000 - 26000 per annum
Date Posted: 11/28/2016

Job Description


Are you currently working within a practice and keen to take on a new challenge? Are you qualified or actively studying towards your AAT?

Sheridan Maine is delighted to be working with an exceptional accountancy practice based in Winchester who is offering a permanent Practice Accounts Assistant vacancy to join their team.

Working within central Winchester, this firm has a fantastic reputation locally and offers fantastic career opportunities. Working with a variety of clients across small owner managed businesses to audit companies, Sheridan Maine can confirm that this firm offers a fantastic range of services for their clients through their partners.

The Practice Accounts Assistant role will involve:

- Preparation of statutory accounts for sole traders, partnerships, LLPs and limited companies.
- Prepare working papers files for review and clear any subsequent review points.
- Manage multiple clients at any given time while maintaining deadlines.
- Work independently within Sage Line 50, QuickBooks, Xero, Excel, Word and Outlook.
- Prepare VAT and CIS returns and client payroll as required.
- Attend client visits on site as required.

As a successful applicant for the Practice Accounts Assistant role, you will be expected to have previously worked within a practice environment and have an understanding of managing multiple client requirements at any given time.

You will hold a minimum level of AAT Level 2 qualification, however the role will flex should you have completed up to Level 4. The role will demand strong system and communication skills as well as an ability to work under your own initiative and to tight deadlines. Sheridan Maine can confirm that this firm will offer support for the completion of your studies and will also provide you with a free parking space.

Due to the fantastic support offered with this position, Sheridan Maine expects the client to interview at short notice in response to the applicants received therefore I would recommend making your application immediately.

SM - Agy
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.