Ashmole and Co has immediate vacancies for both Qualified and Part-Qualified Accountants in our office based on the Swansea Enterprise Park. The successful candidates should have experience of working within an accountancy practice.
This is an opportunity to join one of the largest Chartered Certified Accountants in Wales, a rapidly expanding traditional firm with a modern approach. There are excellent career prospects for successful candidates who have the ability to match our ambitions.
The main responsibilities will be as follows:
Complete year end accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies using IRIS and Xero.
Complete self-assessment and limited company tax return forms
Dealing directly with clients in answering basic queries on a daily basis
Assist with the transition to Making Tax Digital
Manage and oversee VAT returns and accounts prepared by less experienced members of the team
Assist with training staff to ensure that the office runs as efficiently as possible
Undertake other reasonable business tasks as required within the practice.
The Successful candidates will be:
Qualified or Part Qualified ACA, ACCA, CTA or qualified by experience
Proficient in using cloud based accounting software packages such as QuickBooks, Sage and Xero
At ease with use of Microsoft Excel and Word
Able to work to deadlines and have a desire to exceed clients’ expectations
Able to work on an individual basis as well as part of a team
Able to assist other members of staff as and when required
Confident in managing a large portfolio of clients
Enthusiastic, hardworking and have excellent communication skills
Able to demonstrate attention to detail and good technical competency
Part Qualified candidates will be given full support in finalising their aspirations of becoming a Qualified Accountant.
This is a permanent full time position of 35 hours per week. Salary is commensurate with experience.