NXTGEN are working with an established and very successful Accountancy firm in Norwich to recruit an Accounts Assistant. This is a fantastic role for anyone looking for a diverse role working with a broad ranging client portfolio. As Accounts Assistant, you will work as part of a dedicated and supportive team, delivering month end accounts directly for clients. This varied role will also see the Accounts Assistant support with client queries, Vat & Tax returns, whilst also supporting senior team members with providing clients with insight into financial performance. It is expected that the successful post holder will have direct contact with clients and will need to develop excellent working relationships with them.
Key responsibilities will include:
– Preparation of Monthly Management Accounts and support the statutory accounts close
– Provide clients with insight on current business performance
– Complete VAT returns on a quarterly basis
– Support preparation of Corporate Tax returns
– Ad hoc client requests
The successful candidate will ideally be AAT qualified or studying towards full qualification. Prior experience gained within another Accountancy firm is essential combined with excellent client relationship skills. Candidates will need to demonstrate good Excel skills and will ideally be confident using cloud based accounting packages.