Part-Qualified Accountant, Practice

On behalf of a well-established accountancy practice, we are recruiting for a Part-Qualified Accountant to join the firm’s team at its Banbury office.  The scope of the role will be to provide support for managers and directors in providing professional accountancy services to clients. The services can include financial reporting, corporate taxation, personal taxation & planning, audit and assurance.

Reporting to a manager and/or director, the key responsibilities of the Part-Qualified Accountant will include:

  • Preparation of accounts for a variety of clients to be reviewed by managers / directors
  • Ensure that necessary adjustments are made to accounts after review and prior to finalisation with the client
  • Job tracking and management to include preparation of draft documents
  • Preparation of tax computations for review
  • Bookkeeping for specified clients, on occasion with the necessity to travel to client premises
  • Preparation and review of VAT returns
  • Management accounts preparation
  • Delegation of analysis work to more junior staff and monitor progress, including review of work once completed
  • Highlight any deficiencies with client records or areas for concern to managers / directors and recommend actions for improvement
  • Be part of a team undertaking programmed audit assignments effectively and efficiently, ensuring work is produced to the required standard and deadlines


To be considered for this position, applicant have the following traits and will satisfy the following criteria:

  • Be Part-Qualified currently studying towards ICAEW / ACCA or QBE
  • Have previous experience of working within a practice environment
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Strong IT skills and competent with Microsoft Office including Excel and Word
  • Preferably have working knowledge of some or all of the following accounting software; Sage, QuickBooks, CCH, Xero
  • Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook
  • Desire to learn and develop
  • Commitment and desire to complete accountancy qualifications
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written including ability to take notes
  • Interested in working with different clients in varying business sectors
  • Mobile and flexible to work in other Company offices and client’s sites when applicable


This practice is an excellent firm to work for and will offer the Part-Qualified Accountant a competitive salary and benefits package, study support if required and a friendly, supportive working environment.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

Salary range
24000-30000per annum
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