Assistant Accountant Job | HT14048 - Howett Thorpe

Assistant Accountant
Guildford, Surrey

Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + benefits


Benefits: Parking on site + study support
Reference number HT14048
Added on Aug 22, 2017

About The Role

  • Managing the relationship with clients predominately in the Hitech and IT Sectors.
  • Supporting the department manager with more complex queries.
  • Liaising with clients to resolve any queries and ensure their accounts are produced within time and budget.
  • Reviewing statutory accounts and tax work.
  • Providing review points and ensuring files are complete.
  • Reviewing VAT and Corporation Tax computations.
  • Undertaking more complex work and ad hoc advisory work.

About Our Client

This client of Howett Thorpe is an established Firm, with a modern approach, online accounting systems and a paperless office environment. Due to the ongoing growth in their client base they now need to appoint a Client Portfolio Manager with existing experience in a similar role.

About You

It is anticipated the successful candidate will be:

  • AAT qualified, ACCA part qualified or qualified by Experience.
  • Able to offer experience of Accounts Preparation gained with an Accountancy firm.
  • Comfortable and confident in dealing with clients by email, telephone and face to face.
  • Seeking a role with progression and the opportunity to work toward managing a client portfolio.

Things you should know

  • Centrally located office
  • Parking
  • Study support

Commutable from: Addlestone, Aldershot, Alton, Andover, Ascot, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bournemouth, Bracknell, Bromley, Burgess Hill, Camberley, Caterham, Chertsey, Cobham, Cranleigh, Crawley, Croydon, Dorking, East Grinstead, Egham, Epsom, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Gatwick, Godalming, Guildford, Haywards Heath, Hook, Horley, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, Lightwater, London, Maidenhead, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Purley, Reading, Redhill, Reigate, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Slough, Southampton, Staines, Sunbury, Tonbridge, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Woking, Wokingham and Yateley.

Disclaimer

Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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