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Accounting and Assurance Professional

Published 25 August 2023
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Starts: 25th August 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Accounting and Assurance Professional | Leicester/Hybrid | £28,000-£35,000 DOE

It is my pleasure to assist in finding the perfect candidate for a fantastic accountancy practice, based in the centre of Leicester who are experiencing continual growth and looking to add to their existing team of qualified accountants.

If you are a motivated, pro-active and forward-thinking individual, looking to step up and work in a fantastic modern practice who offer to support, develop and progress your career - this could be the perfect position for you!

What you will be doing?

  • Preparing accounts for limited companies, sole traders & partnerships in a variety of different sectors
  • Preparing company and personal tax returns
  • Preparing management accounts
  • Possibility of some audit work.

This role will involve developing relationships with clients and could include working onsite at client's premises from time to time.

What does the ideal candidate look like?

  • Have a minimum of three years practice experience
  • Be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or AAT) or qualified by experience
  • Have management accounts experience
  • Good working knowledge of Xero & Sage
  • Confidence working with accounts preparation & tax software such as Iris
  • Audit experience an advantage but not a requirement
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft windows, word & excel.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Be highly motivated & commercially focused High level of attention to detail.
  • Skilled at dealing with people and have the ability to support and develop work colleagues.
  • Organised and deadline driven.

What's on Offer?:

  • A fantastic base salary with regular reviews and progression.
  • The opportunity to work with a broad range of exciting and diverse clients.
  • A hybrid approach to office and remote working, with up to 2 out of 5 days remote working available (workload and staff level permitting)
  • 32 days holiday (20 days plus 8 bank holidays & 4 days over Christmas period).
  • Leave increases with years in service and an option to buy extra annual leave.
  • Contributory pension scheme & life assurance.
  • Productivity bonus scheme.
  • A modern working environment, complete with coffee on tap.
  • A highly skilled, driven and super friendly team to work alongside and develop your talents.
  • Opportunities to flourish in your role through training and personal development.

If this sounds like something you could excel at, please apply today and don't let this opportunity get away!

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