NXTGEN are working with a leading Accountancy practice based in Norwich to recruit a Accounts Assistant for their high performing and expanding team. This is a fantastic role for someone who has experience working in a Accountancy practice, and is looking for a diverse role working with a broad client portfolio which will help progress their career. The successful candidate will be expected to support the preparation of complex accounts for a variety of clients as well as tax and vat returns whilst answering client queries. As Accounts Assistant you will also have the opportunity to support and mentor junior members of the team with the more complicated tasks.
Key responsibilities will include:
-Assist with the preparation of accounts for a variety of clients
-Support the preparation of Tax and Vat returns
-Develop excellent working relationships with clients
-Assist with junior team members answering queries and reviewing work where needed
-Support clients with ad hoc queries in a timely manner
The successful candidate will ideally be studying towards or hold their AAT qualification who also has a desire to progress their studies. Prior experience working within practice is essential for this role. Candidates will need to show excellent communication skills and have an eye for detail. You will also need to be competent using Excel and other Microsoft packages.