Within general practice accountancy jobs, you’ll receive a range of services including accounts, tax, audit, bookkeeping, payroll and a wide array of advisory services. Increasing investment in technology within accountancy, practices are taking on staff more conversant with emerging cloud based accountancy packages.

Practices operate on a different level to the big four accounting firms with greater client facing requirements. Another unique selling point to joining general accountancy practice is you'll almost always be provided with full study support and genuine development and progression opportunities.

Careers can start working in Accounts Assistant Jobs, when you have a hands on role taking on responsibility for the preparation of accounts, corporation tax, VAT returns, management accounts and other responsibilities for a mixed and varied client based of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.

Taking on General Practice Jobs means you’re accountable to Managers and Partners and your responsibilities and level will progress and develop, with opportunity to carve a role in this business with increasing client contact, involvement in wider planning and project work, assisting managers and opportunity to pursue further qualifications and develop within your career.

Skills and requirements for General Practice Jobs

  • Staff with newer skills such as softer touch, influencing clients and upselling a move to the newer cloud based accountancy packages.

  • Build solid relationships with clients

  • Understand cloud based accounting softwares – Xero, Iris.

Qualifications for General Practice Jobs

You will be any of AAT qualified or part qualified, studying for ACA/ACCA, or have developed your career through experience only to date. Most importantly you will have gained career experience within the accountancy practice sector, working for a firm of accountants of any size preparing account, tax, management accounts, VAT returns for a mixed client base of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.

Salaries in general practice accountancy jobs

  • Salary circa £22,000 - £30,000 depending on experience

  • Full ACA/ACCA study support on offer

  • In Scotland, this means studying 3 years on the ICAS Scotland programme

  • England/Wales ACA/ACCA study support on offer 

Contact the Accountancy Division Team

Email the Accountancy Division at accountancy@stafffinders.co.uk.

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