The Optionis Group is one of the UK’s most successful professional services companies, and we are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join our growing practice in Warrington.
Through our brands, we specialise in managing tax, employment, accountancy and legislative compliance for the UK’s small businesses and contingent workforce – our solutions are market leading, and we’re always looking out for the best possible employees.
As an Accounts Assistant, you will be aligned to ClearSky Business, which is one of the Top 100 firms of Accountants in the UK. You will primarily be responsible for supporting accountants in providing a high-quality service for our clients. So, if you have an understanding of practice accountancy and excellent customer service attributes, then we want to hear from you.
The key responsibilities for the role will include, but are not limited to:
Assisting in the production of Company Accounts/ Personal tax returns
Complete Book-keeping for clients where appropriate
Complete VAT calculations for clients
Complete Bank Reconciliations
Complete Account Submissions for clients on behalf of Accountants
CIS Monthly submissions to HMRC
Support the team to continuously deliver the agreed level of service
Online submission of documents to Companies House and HMRC
To undertake any other duties as requested by your line manager within the scope of the role or for your own personal development
Experience of completing book-keeping tasks
Experience of completing VAT calculations
Currently studying for a professional accountancy qualification (AAT/ ACCA)
Excellent communication and relationship building skills
Experience of working in a practice
An understanding of SMEs
Please note: We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.