Accountant

Uncover your potential with Northern Tonic  

 

About this role

Are you ready to become an Accountant in a forward thinking accountancy business? Looking for a role with more flexible arrangements or a role to suit a “return to work parent”? 

This is a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic professional to join a fast-growing accounting business based in Yorkshire, with a national outlook. We help business owners create the organisation they want by using technology and financial direction to increase profits and develop their business.

  • FTE dependent on experience
  • Any combination of home working/ working from our Boston Spa office in West Yorkshire/ working from the client site

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About you

  • Are you performance driven and love a challenge?
  • Do you want to make a difference to the local economy and community?
  • Do you have the ability, confidence and attitude to get things done quickly and on your own initiative?
  • Do you have a genuine interest in business and an enthusiasm for learning?
  • Are you willing to go the extra mile, to get the results for your clients?
  • Do you have a proven track record in working with different cloud and desktop systems and the confidence to learn new ones?
  • Are you resilient to set-backs but have a can-do attitude to get right back up?
  • Do you understand and produce high quality accounts?

Essential Skills

  • Qualified ACA or ACCA
  • Two years of post qualification experience in a mid to small accountancy business
  • IT literate, ideally with experience of SAGE, IRIS, Xero and QuickBooks, but with a track record of using many different accounting systems
  • Ability to build relationships and trust with clients and colleagues

    Responsibilities

    • Preparation and presentation of year end accounts, management accounts and business tax computations
    • Preparation of forecasts and budgets
    • Personal tax computations
    • Audit experience
    • Financial Direction/Business advisory: Working with clients to produce action plans and budgets and hold them accountable to help them increase the value of their businesses
    • Liaising with clients and answering their general business and accounting questions
    • Recruitment and management of a team of accounting staff

      Liaison with HMRC on behalf of clients

    • Representing Northern Tonic in front of existing and prospective clients in person, by telephone or written communications

    Benefits

    • Flexible working arrangements with any combination of working from our Boston Spa office, home and client site as required. 
    • Career development with the opportunity to develop and maintain client relationships and help to build a large forward looking accountancy business
    • Focus on financial direction with the opportunity to develop business advisory skills to support clients in growing the value of their businesses 
    • Opportunity to become involved in business development to help grow Northern Tonic 
    • Access to CPE courses to develop accounting skills and experience 

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    How to apply:

    • Send in your curriculum vitae and a covering letter outlining why you are interested in the role and then tell us which one of our values resonates with you and why.
    • Email recruitment@northerntonic.co.uk

    We look forward to hearing from you.