Position: Accountant - Exciting Opportunity in Wigan
Location: Wigan, North West
Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 D.O.E.
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Flexible Working)
Are you a skilled and dedicated accountant eager to broaden your client portfolio. We present a thrilling opportunity for an Accountant to join a progressive accountancy practice in Wigan and its surrounding areas.
About the Role:
As an integral part of our clients accountancy division, you'll manage a diverse portfolio of clients within the e-commerce sector.
Your responsibilities will include:
- Serving as the primary point of contact for assigned clients
- Supervising a small team of professionals
- Preparation of statutory accounts and corporation tax returns
- Generating management accounts with thorough analysis and commentary
- Financial forecasting using advanced tools
- Preparing self-assessment tax returns
- Setting up and managing Xero integration with various e-commerce platforms and marketplaces
- Reviewing and filing UK VAT returns
- Advising clients on international VAT and GST obligations
Qualifications & Experience:
To excel in this role, you should have:
- AAT qualification or Part Qual ACCA / QBE
- Experience in a practice environment
- Proficiency in cloud accounting software, preferably Xero
What’s on Offer:
- Competitive Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
- Flexible Working: Hybrid working model with up to 2 days per week working from home
- 22 days of paid holiday leave (increasing to 27 days once qualified), plus bank holidays
- Salary sacrifice pension scheme
- Private Health Insurance (including dental cover)
- Regular social events organized by our social committee
- Free eye test
- Minimal travel
Your New Firm:
Join a dynamic and forward-thinking firm of chartered accountants with conveniently located newly refurbished offices. Experience a diverse and exciting client base with rapid growth opportunities, placing you at the forefront of this dynamic industry.
The team has tripled in size due to new clients, with expectations of continued growth. The active social committee fosters a friendly and inclusive work environment.
If you're a dedicated accountant ready to elevate client service and advance your career, apply now by submitting your CV, showcasing your relevant experience and skills. We look forward to discussing your potential contribution to our clients growing team.