Job Reference: MK06


£25,000 - £35,000 per annum

MacKenzie King are recruiting an Accountant for a local Accountancy Practice, based on the outskirts of Ipswich. As an Accountant you will manage a portfolio of clients and be responsible for preparing their accounts to be filed, general bookkeeping duties and assisting with audit assignments.

Key tasks and responsibilities

  • Accounts Reconciliations, calculations of relevant provisions and preparation of appropriate schedules, working papers
  • Use of Computerised Accounts software in order to produce accounts
  • Assist on audit assignments
  • Bookkeeping, accounts reconciliation work and maintaining ledgers using various software.
  • Preparation & calculation of VAT returns including the responsibility of filing the VAT returns including the responsibility of filing the VAT returns at HMRC on time
  • Offer training, support and guidance to more junior members of staff throughout various procedures and use of various programs
  • Compiling various correspondence to various sources including Clients, HM Revenue and Customs, Banks & Companies House
  • Extensive use of Microsoft Word documents and excel spreadsheets including various formulae/tables as necessary

Qualifications and experience

  • Computer Literacy, using Microsoft Packages, Sage Line 50, Cloud accounting software packages
  • Strong and effective communication style to build and maintain relationships
  • Knowledge of VAT
  • Experience working in a multi-company environment would be advantageous
  • Studying towards an accounting qualification is desirable
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If you would like to talk to a consultant about this role, contact:

Stephanie Capstick

A rare opportunity to make a move into practice with no prior practice experience. This is an exciting role due to its dynamic nature and the ability for it to be moulded to your strengths.

Stephanie Capstick

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