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Accountant

  • Location:

    Newmarket

  • Sector:

    Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25000 to £35000

  • Contact phone:

    Mohammed Alexander

  • Contact email:

    malexander@executives.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

  • Job ref:

    J176

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-30

Accountant

£25,000 - £35,000 DOE

Flexible/ Hybrid Working

Newmarket

 

We are looking to recruit an Accountant to join the prestigious team based within the Newmarket office of this industry leading accountancy firm. Based in Newmarket, the home of horse racing, this office specialises in and is at the very heart of the Bloodstock, Racing & Equestrian space. You will support a wide variety of clients from trainers, jockeys, bloodstock agents, vets, studs, animal welfare organisations and HNWI owners.

 

As the successful candidate, you will assist with the preparation of bookkeeping, Vat returns and management accounts for a growing client base, as well as providing support to the main accounts department with accounts preparation. You will work alongside the department director and have the opportunities to get involved with shaping the growing cloud accounting services offered by the firm, including Xero, QBO and Sage Accounting (Cloud).

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Bookkeeping client records
  • Preparation of periodic management accounts for clients
  • Desktop review of client records, including advising clients of correction needed or updating client records as required
  • Assisting clients with general accounting and cloud software queries, both remotely and at client premises
  • Preparation of VAT returns as part of management accounts services
  • Advise clients on basic accounting queries in general
  • Network and develop business contacts

 

SKILLS REQUIRED:

 

  • Experience using accounting software
  • Experience working in an accountancy practice or maintaining accounting records and the preparation of VAT returns
  • Ability to work both alone, with clients and in a team
  • AAT desirable
  • Opportunity to study ACA/ ACCA a possibility
  • Ability to drive and own or have access to a vehicle

 

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis so please apply soon to avoid disappointment.