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Gardners is an independent firm of Chartered Accountants and Tax Advisors. We have a diverse range of clients which include Owner Managed Businesses, Charities, Corporate Groups and Private Clients.

Bookkeeper – position filled

Due to growth, an experienced bookkeeper is needed to complement the existing team. You will be comfortable attending Client meetings and helping them integrate new software and their accounts.

Essential

  • Computer literate
  • Experience of producing management accounts and VAT returns
  • Good organisational and time management skills to meet Client deadlines
  • Lots of customer contact via phone, email and face-to face meetings, so strong communication skills required
  • Team player

Desirable

  • Xero and Kashflow experience

Tax Senior – position filled

Working in the busy tax department completing self-assessment tax returns for a portfolio of clients and answering day-to-day queries.  Also an opportunity to carry out further work in the specialist area of trust tax.

Essential:

  • Dealing with all variety of personal taxation matters
  • Completing self-assessment tax returns
  • Experienced in buy-to-let property income, share portfolios and pension reliefs
  • Processing tax returns in commercial software
  • Working as part of a team
  • Organised and professional working manner

Desirable:

  • IRIS Tax software
  • Trust Tax experience
  • ATT, CTA or QBE

Part-time applicants may be considered for this role

Payroll Administrator – position filled

An experienced and confident professional is needed. Responsible for processing payroll and also controlling the quality of other team member’s work.  To be able to document and provide feedback to team members where necessary.

Essential:

  • Prior payroll experience
  • Must enjoy a busy environment and be able to multi-task
  • Good organisational and time management skills to meet Client deadlines
  • Attention to detail as well as being a team player
  • Lots of customer contact via phone, email and face-to face meetings, so strong communication skills required
  • Flexibility at differing times of the month when workloads are busier

Experience of Iris payroll software also desirable.

Trainee Accountant – position filled

An opportunity for a candidate to study for ACA.

A fixed term position not exceeding 4 years. Ideally you have experience within general practice. Preference will be given to those who have already completed AAT examinations.

Accounts Senior/Manager – position filled

We are currently seeking an ambitious ACA or ACCA Qualified Accountant (or newly Qualified) for a key role within our Accounting team.

We have a very extensive client base which includes SME’s, HNWIs and entrepreneurial owner managed businesses.

Your role will be to supervise and develop a highly motivated team (many of whom are active studying ACA and AAT). The role is varied and challenging and the main duties will include:

  • Prepare and review statutory accounts
  • Prepare and review of monthly management accounts
  • Statutory audit work
  • Review quarterly VAT returns
  • Regular client liaison to offer general business advice

A working knowledge of Xero, Kashflow, Sage, Excel and Iris is desirable. The ability to meet deadlines is essential.

You will have gained your accounting experience working in Practice and be comfortable to supervise more junior team members and liaise directly with clients and senior members of the management team.

We offer an environment for our staff to develop and progress their career, as well as a competitive benefits package.

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