Accountant (Part time considered)

Accountancy Practice - Accountant - Full or Part Time considered- Central Stockport

Your new firm
An independent firm of Chartered Accountants based in Stockport Town Centre are looking to appoint an accountant on either a full or part time basis. This is a two partner general practice that employ around 12 staff and are based in the town centre with parking and close to public transport links. This role has arisen due to the continued growth of the firm and new client wins which has created the need for an extra accountant to join the team. Those who are qualified or qualified by experience will be considered.

Your new role
As an Accountant you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of clients which will include some sole traders and partnerships but mainly small and medium sized limited companies. With this portfolio you will be responsible for preparing and submitting year end financial statements, producing tax computations and some management accounts and cashflow forecasting work. You will also have responsibility for a junior member of staff within the team who will prepare some of the smaller accounts jobs and undertake bookkeeping and quarterly VAT work.

What you'll need to succeed
The partners are looking to appoint an ACA or ACCA qualified accountant or an individual who is qualified by experience, who has gained a number of years experience working within an accountancy practice. As an accountant you will be responsible for liaising with clients on a regular basis so good communications are key. You will be seeking full or part time hours and ideally have experience using Xero.

What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity to join a reputable firm of Chartered Accountants in Stockport. In this role you will gain autonomy and have some responsibility for mentoring and managing a junior member of staff.