A friendly and medium sized accountancy firm are seeking to recruit an experienced practice accountant and have a good sized team of staff. They are based within a short distance of Ripley, Heanor, Belper and Northern Derbyshire.
The firm are interested in hiring either someone who would be able to "do" the work but also assist with the review of accountancy work. The role can really be moulded around the right person and duties moved accordingly. The firm have flexibility in that respect so are keen to consider good candidates who would enjoy working in this open plan, friendly and established environment.
The firm use sage systems largely and offer a friendly working environment. The salary will depend on your experience and qualification level and the firm are relatively open minded in that respect.
* Main duties are to prepare and help review accounts for small limited companies, partnerships and sole traders from a variety of clients' records ranging from perfectly maintained ledger records to clients bringing in only bags of invoices and bank statements.
* Responsible for preparing the accounts to a stage where they could be reviewed by the partner, which may involve contacting the client or book keeper and resolving the majority of queries beforehand.
* Preparing either a corporation tax computation for limited companies or trade computations for partnerships and sole traders. Potentially preparing the self-assessment returns for the relevant directors and proprietors.