posted June 2021

Practice Accountant

Mitchams is a small professional firm of Chartered Accountants providing a variety of Accountancy and Taxation services for a wide range of business sectors and individuals. As a firm we are committed to providing our clients with a high level of personal service. We believe we offer a friendly place to work which is shown by our excellent level of staff retention.

We are looking for someone to join our team who would ideally have the following attributes:-

  • Good computer skills and is competent with using computer programmes for bookkeeping and accounts preparation, in particular Excel, Xero and Sage. Experience with Digita suite preferable.
  • Capable of liaising with both junior and senior members of staff as well as communicating with clients effectively.
  • Be comfortable working independently and as part of a team.
  • Ideally will have 3+ years’ experience in a general accounting practice with good all round business knowledge.
  • Good attention to detail and a logical approach to problem solving.
  • Experience in processing Payroll would be advantageous but not essential.

The successful candidate will also have experience to fulfil the role which will include:-

  • Preparing/reviewing VAT Returns and managing other members of staff in this area.
  • Preparing Accounts (covering Sole Trades, Partnerships, Limited Companies).
  • Preparing corporate and personal Tax Returns.
  • Supporting clients with bookkeeping queries.

The role is a fulltime permanent position. Salary will depend on the experience that can be brought to the role.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to