Accounts assistant Job at UHY Hacker Young – in Newport
Business advisory services
UHY Hacker Young is a Top 20 firm of Chartered Accountants; our Newport office is recruiting an accounts assistant to join their growing team.
Through our UHY network we harness global intelligence and combine this with local presence and knowledge to share technical and commercial insight.
To prepare management accounts and VAT returns for clients both at client’s premises and back at office
To build client relationships
To prepare statutory Financial Statements for Audit Exempt Limited Companies
Preparation and completion of Limited Company accounts
Preparation of management accounts
Preparation of VAT Returns under different VAT schemes
Dealing with ad hoc queries raised by clients
Experience with Xero, Sage Line 50 and other products
Ability to reconcile all control accounts
Understanding of Companies Act disclosures for Financial Statements
Ability to work unsupervised
AAT Qualified or ACCA part-qualified (desirable)
At least 2 years experience in an accountancy organisation/industry
Previously worked in accountancy practice or industry preparing management accounts and VAT returns
Preparing audit exempt financial statements (desirable)
Sage Line 50 (desirable)
IRIS, Accounts Production (desirable)
CCH Pro Accounts (desirable)
Ability to deal with tasks on a timely basis
Communication, i.e. speaking to clients and colleagues
Enthusiasm coupled with drive and determination
Highly developed organisational skills
Ability to perform well working in a team environment
Ability to perform well as an individual
Self manage work loads
Competent meeting organisation deadlines
Flexible to work longer hours when required, eg. to meet deadlines and projects.
28 days holiday (including bank holidays)
2 additional discretionary Christmas shutdown days not counted as part of holiday entitlement
Life assurance (4x salary)
Pension Scheme arrangements
ICAEW/ACCA subscriptions paid.
To apply for this role, please send your CV to Helen Hambleton email@example.com.
Company: UHY Hacker Young –
Company Location: Newport