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£23000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Robert Half

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Robert Half is working with a very well established and highly professional accountancy practice firm that works as the outsourced Accounts department for a number of SME businesses in Wakefield as well as providing VAT, annual accounting and business advice to over 40 further businesses varying from small SMEs to single individual businesses.

Due to their continuing growth, they are looking for an Accountant to join their bubbly and hard working team!

About the Client:

Our client is a forward-thinking company and the role is exciting and stimulating with the potential to change and evolve over time.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing several clients using various accounts system and for preparing and maintaining financial reports, Limited Company Annual Accounts, Sole Trader Accounts and individual's Self assessments.

Your role will be pivotal to our client's business and you will need to be accurate and reliable and provide excellent customer service.

About You:

  • Directors, Sole Traders and Limited company Accounts preparation and Tax returns.
  • You will be responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts for a range of external clients.
  • This will include bank reconciliations, fixed assets, prepayments and accruals.
  • Preparation of monthly reconciliation's and schedules to support the trial balance.
  • Co-ordinating with the client for reconciliation of supplier statements, processing supplier payments and issuing remittance advices.
  • Support the client with the collation of monthly expenses and credit card transactions
  • Some responsibility for overseeing Project Accounting, including working with Project Managers to establish robust cost control and reporting, to be able to maintain budgetary control over projects.

About You:

  • The successful candidate must have previous experience in preparing Limited Company accounts, including submission to HMRC and Companies House.
  • Experience working in Accountancy Practice for at least 4-5 years (UK)
  • AAT Qualified or Qualified by experience

Our client is not your typical accountancy firm (definitely not a boring one to work for!) and therefore they are looking for someone who is;

  • Bubbly, friendly and outgoing
  • Driven and gets the job done
  • A confident individual
  • Can take ownership of several clients and run with it!
  • Can bring fresh ideas
  • Uses own initiative

What's on offer:

  • Competitive Salary (The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.)
  • Flexi time
  • No Micromanaging
  • Close to train station and city centre shops/ restaurants

If the role sounds of interest, please send your CV over to us for further details please contact our Head of Accountancy Practice & Advisory Recruitment Kinga Pridka 0113 242 8978.

Due to the high level of applications, if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please assume that your application has not been successful

if this role above doesn't sound like the right one for you, but you are still looking for a change or potentially open to 1st time move to industry please still let us know as the market is very busy at the moment and it is likely that we will have a role that could be more appealing to you

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. Where rates of pay or salary ranges are detailed these are dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training. If you wish to apply for this position please read our Privacy Notice which details how we may use, process, store and disclose your Personal Information: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice.

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