Part-time Accountant

\n\n\nPart-time Accountant, Flexible, Growing Accountancy Practice, 15-20 + hrs\/wk, v. flexible, circa \u00A335k fte*\n\nOur Client\n\nOur client is a growing owner managed accountancy practice mainly servicing the entertainment and media industry but they also have clients in other sectors.\n\nBased in Biggleswade, they have continued to thrive during the recent crisis and are now looking for accounting support to help them continue to grow.\n\nThe Role\n\nThe role is varied and interesting with lots of autonomy and the opportunity to make a difference.\n\nThe role covers all areas of accountancy including, VAT, PAYE, bookkeeping, management accounts and accounts production. You will be reporting to the very friendly owner and dealing with clients as necessary. A variety of software is used so adaptability is important.\n\nSoftware used:\n\nMainly Quickbooks Online but clients also use Xero and Freeagent\nDext (formerly Receipt Bank).\nIris for year-end accounts production and tax.\nPayroll Manager.\nMicrosoft office.\nThe Candidate\n\nThe ideal candidate will be able to work independently without the need for constant supervision. Training of junior employees would also be a requirement.\n\nThe main requirement is excellent basic accounting skills, a logical approach and high levels of accuracy. You will have experience of:\n\nProducing Management accounts, including cash flows and budgets.\nDrafting year-end accounts.\nVAT returns.\nBookkeeping.\nPayroll (not essential).\nSelf-assessment tax returns (not essential).\nA bookkeeping or accounting qualification is preferable, but qualified by experience will also be considered.\nAccountancy practice experience would be a benefit but not essential.\nTerms\n\nThe role is available on a part-time basis working 15-20 hrs per week. The role would be based at the office of the practise in Biggleswade but home working flexibility is available. A salary of circa \u00A335k fte is on offer with a lot of flexibility around how hours are worked. 28 days holiday (inc Bank Holidays) and a bonus scheme for new business brought to the practice. A mobile and laptop will be provided.\n\n---This is a great opportunity to use your accountancy skills in a friendly, relaxed environment with lots of flexibility---\n\nPlease apply using the red button below asap.\n\n*full time equivalent \u2013 actual salary will depend on hours worked.\n\n\n\nContact: Tracey Adams \nReference: Totaljobs\/JO3295 \nJob ID: 94691894