NXTGEN are working with a well known and award winning Chartered Accountants based in Norwich who are looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant which is a brand new role. This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding firm in a role where you'll get exposure to a broad range of opportunities as well as diverse client portfolio. As Accounts Assistant, you will work as part of a dedicated and supportive team, delivering month end accounts directly for clients. You will also support with Tax and Vat returns whilst providing clients with their individual needs and dealing with all queries. It is expected that the successful post holder will have direct contact with clients and will need to develop excellent working relationships with them. This is probably one of the most flexible clients I work with, who have recently won an award for their flexible working plan and can build roles/ working patterns to you on a individual basis.
Key responsibilities of the role include
Assist with the preparation of the month end accounts Complete VAT returns on a quarterly basis Support preparation of Tax returns Support clients and senior members of the team with ad hoc queries Develop excellent working relationships with clients
The successful candidate will be studying towards or hold their AAT qualification or working towards either an ACCA/ACA qualification who also has a desire to progress their studies. Prior experience working within an accountancy practice is essential for this role. Candidates will need to show excellent communication skills and have an eye for detail. You will also need to be competent using excel and other Microsoft packages. The firm is looking for a driven individual and this is a role that offers brilliant progression opportunities and as a firm they will support your career development.
If this doesn't quite meet what you're looking for please get in contact as I'm working with this client on a number of other exciting opportunities.