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DATE ADDED: Thu 23/05/2019

Practice Accountant

Lincoln, UK

JOB TYPE: Permanent

Practice Accountant
Location: Lincoln, LN6 8NH
Salary: £18 -25k, DOE
Contract: Full time or part time hours considered.
Looking for a new challenge?
Are you ready to grow with us?
We are seeking a Practice Accountant to join our growing offices serving the Lincoln area!
About us
We are part of an award winning, UK-wide network of accountants with more than 280 offices supporting more than 70,000 clients. We specialise in providing accountancy and taxation services to small businesses.
TaxAssist Accountants are growing quickly, our Lincoln and North Hykeham offices are already an innovative digital accounting firm, delivering great benefits for our clients.
We are not a traditional compliance-based accountancy practice with paper systems. We are the trusted advisors for our clients, supporting them with leading edge accounting technology that is driving their own business growth.
About the role:
You will be working alongside like -minded people so will be part of a vibrant team already delivering great digital solutions to our clients, collaborating with each other and developing best practices to improve our clients experience.
You'll provide a range of services to a varied portfolio of limited companies, sole traders and partnerships including;
• Managing a portfolio of clients and proactively supporting their needs
• Preparing annual accounts as well as company and personal tax returns
• Providing advice and guidance to clients and junior staff
• Supporting clients with cloud accounting systems and the latest apps
Skills and Experience:
Qualified or making significant progress towards a professional accounting qualification and have several years' experience within the accountancy profession (ACCA, ACA, AAT or appropriate experience).
A great communicator, someone who wants to make a difference to our client's lives, organised, creative, a make-it-happen person who takes on challenges and seeks out opportunities.
Comfortable talking to small business owners about their accounts and tax returns at their level, you must also have:
• Strong knowledge of accounting systems, UK tax laws and accounting standards applicable to small business
• Experience of accounts preparation, personal and corporate taxation, Vat returns and Payroll
• Computer literate - Excel and QB Online, in particular
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills to both clients and colleagues
• A desire to embrace and keep up with technological change
Desirable Requirements:
• Specific knowledge of TaxCalc, Quickbooks, Xero, ReceiptBank
• A knowledge of Virtual Cabinet, CIS, Payroll, Brightpay would also be beneficial
• In house training programme at our National Training Academy and external trainers
This is an excellent opportunity for a capable individual who enjoys working as part of a team to deliver excellent client service. The ideal candidate will be looking to develop their skills in a rapidly growing and dynamic business using industry leading software with support from a multi award winning accountancy network.
If we've just described you and you want to experience the rewarding and varied nature of working with small businesses in a friendly local business atmosphere, then click the APPLY button to forward an up to date CV and cover letter.
Strictly no agencies
Role: Practice Accountant
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire,

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