Practice Accountant

Practice Accountant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Practice Accountant to join our team.


  • Offer bespoke accountancy, taxation and tax planning advice;
  • Respond to client enquiries in line with the company policy;
  • Liaising with HMRC on behalf of clients;
  • Preparation and review of statutory accounts;
  • Preparing personal tax returns;
  • Payroll;
  • Preparation and review of personal tax computations and returns;
  • A portfolio of clients including ;
  • Liaising directly with clients;
  • Provide both general accounting services and assistance to clients in the preparation of accounts;
  • preparation of annual statutory accounts;
  • VAT returns;
  • Preparation and Submission of company and personal and tax computations to HMRC;
  • Purchase ledger, sales ledger, credit control and data entry;
  • General administration tasks, including filing, photocopying, scanning etc.


  • Experienced using Accountancy Software;
  • 2 years + working in an Accountancy Practice;
  • Part Qualified/Qualified ACCA – ACA – AAT;
  • Driven and enthusiastic;
  • Minimum Requirements;
  • Proven practice experience;
  • AAT qualified – minimum;
  • Preferred – ACA/ACCA qualified;
  • Engaging with clients, in person, on the telephone and via email or letter;
  • Personable and people focused;
  • Ability to undertake and complete work to a deadline;
  • Bookkeeping using a variety of computerised cloud and desktop based bookkeeping programmes;
  • Payroll;
  • Completion and submission of VAT returns;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.