Qualified ACA or ACCA Practice Accountant

  • Job Reference: J1230
  • Date Posted: 20 May 2019
  • Recruiter: ProTalent
  • Location: Brighton
  • Salary: £40,000 to £48,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package
  • Sector: Accounting, All Accountancy Jobs, General Practice, Outsourcing/Bookkeeping/Management Accounts
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Lydia Sinclair
  • Email: lydia@protalent.co
  • Telephone: 01273 491 852

Job Description

ProTalent are currently working with an extremely forward thinking and progressive accountancy firm in Brighton to recruit a Qualified ACA or ACCA Practice Accountant to join their expanding team.

The firm:
• Well established and well known Brighton firm
• Outstanding reputation in the market place
• An impressive and varied client base
• Fantastic company culture and working environment 
• Solid team of experts with specialist knowledge

The Role:
• Working within the growing and expanding Business Services department
• Working with a wide range of clients from start up to growing tech and digital clients
• Some preparation of financial statements, corporation tax returns and self assessment tax returns
• Reviewing the accounting and tax work of team members and supporting their development 
• Meeting & communicating with clients
• Attending monthly managers meetings and participating in management initiatives
• Taking responsibility for raising invoices to clients, preparing fixed fee agreements and meeting monthly billing and recovery targets
• Assisting clients with claims for R&D tax credits and Video Games Tax Relief
• Providing support on a range of financial matters such as the preparation of profit and loss forecast and mortgage references 
• Taking an active part in the firms business development and marketing activities

The Candidate:
• Will need to show that they are highly motivated and demonstrate high professional standards
• Be able to show initiative and have a strong work ethic
• Excellent IT skills
• Will have the ability to communicate on all levels with clients and team members alike

This is a great opportunity to join a firm that are well known for looking after their employees and provide ongoing training and development designed to help their team maintain and develop their skills. 

They are a forward thinking firm with a modern approach and offer a comprehensive range of benefits including a Wellbeing programme and Social activies. 

Thank you for your interest.