Qualified Accountant in Norwich at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 1/13/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Qualified Accoutant

Due to continued growth we are looking for new qualified accountants to join our existing team based in Norwich on a full time, permanent contract.

This role would suit a qualified accountant with at least 2 years practice experience. The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant and will be involved in all aspects of accountancy. The role will develop to work with their own Portfolio of clients. Practice experience and good commercial awareness will be a must for this role.

The role offers great career progression and company benefits.

Key Attributes:

The ability to communicate at all levels and be able to build and develop client relationships will be essential. Knowledge of the IRIS Accountancy Suite, Xero and Quickbooks is a distinct advantage.

Good clear communication skills both written and oral along with a positive and enthusiastic attitude will be essential as is the ability to work as part of a team or under your own initiative.

Responsible for ensuring that the firm's standard processes are used in the production of accounts work in all aspects and for ensuring that technical standards are maintained.


  • Preparation of accounts and draft tax computations
  • Management and delivery of accounts assignments
  • Deliver information to client in timely manner
  • Manage client communication in effective manner

Range of Experience

  • Experience of completing private company accounts and knowledge of disclosure requirement
  • Ability to prepare accounts for sole traders and partnerships and a basic understanding of the tax legislation for both
  • Experience of preparing monthly and quarterly management accounts for clients in a timely manner
  • Able to manage and maintain client relationships and communicating effectively with clients
  • Experience of working with Iris preferred. In addition experience of cloud based systems such as Xero and Quickbooks are ideal


ACCA / ICAEW fully qualified, CTA Qualified an Advantage


* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Good attention to detail
* Strong interpersonal skills

Personal Qualities

  • Enthusiastic with a positive attitude
  • Adaptable
  • Personable & Professional

Job Requirements

Qualified Accountant