Search for a Candidate

Accountant

  • Ref: ASCAG54666
  • Shipley
  • Posted: 4 days ago
  • Salary Expectation: £30,000

Availability/Notice Period: 4 Weeks

Education

  • 2017 AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting – Kaplan
  • 2016 AAT Level 3 Diploma – Shrewsbury College of Art and Technology
  • 2015 AAT Level 2 Certificate – Hereford and Ludlow College
  • 2012 A Levels in History, Government and Politics and Economics – Sir John Deane’s Sixth Form College
  • 2010 12 GCSEs achieved at grade A* – B including Maths and English – Weaverham High School

IT Systems

  • Microsoft Word / Excel including V Look Ups / Pivot Tables, Sage, Iris, Xero, Digita, CCH, CaseWare, and other In-House Systems

Career Summary

Previous Employer – Accountants

Position – Accountant

Dates – December 2019 – July 2021

  • Worked as part of a Team of twenty and reported to a Partner
  • Managed relationships with Stakeholders at all levels – Clients included Manufacturing Businesses
  • Prepared Cashflow reports which were then presented to Directors
  • Produced several other reports across P&L, Balance Sheet, and Aged Debtors – highlighted any arears of concern
  • Responsible for the preparation of profit statements and accounts for Sole Traders, Partnerships, and Limited Companies, including Control Account Reconciliations and Incomplete Records Accounting
  • Produced Accounts from Bookkeeping through to final stage Partner sign off – dealt with queries following Partner review and made any relevant adjustments
  • Prepared and submitted VAT returns for small and medium sized Businesses
  • Prepared monthly and quarterly Management Accounts for Limited Companies, including Multinational Organisations, with annual turnovers in the range of £500k – £5million
  • Calculated and posted Accruals, Prepayments, and other necessary provisions on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
  • Calculated and drafted Corporation Tax returns for Partner review
  • Prepared Tax Returns for Individuals, Partnerships, and Limited Companies, including Capital Gains Tax and liaising with third parties to gather necessary information
  • Analysed and prepared data to be used in claims for Research and Development Tax Relief Credits
  • Accountable for training more junior Staff in all areas of their job role

 

Previous Employer – Accountants

Position – Accounts Semi – Senior

Dates – September 2016 – December 2019

  • Worked as part of a small Team and reported to a Partner
  • Preparation of accounts for limited companies, sole traders and partnerships including submission to Companies house and business tax computations to HMRC
  • Takes the job on from clients own bookkeeping, checking bookkeeping and various entries to looking at discrepancies – raising client queries
  • Producing full sets of accounts to final stage where the manager or the partner reviews the accounts – dealing with and actioning partners notes
  • Assisted with the preparation of independent examinations for charities and schools
  • Visited client premises to undertake stock takes for audit purposes

 

Previous Employer – Accountants

Position – Accounts Assistant

Dates – September 2015 – September 2016

 

Previous Employer – Academy

Position – Accountancy Apprentice

Dates – August 2014 – August 2015