SJD Accountancy

Posted: 12/11/2020

Hemel Hempstead

Full time


Role overview:

The Optionis Group is one of the UK’s most successful professional services groups. As an Accountant, you will be aligned with our SJD Accountancy business who are one of the UK’s largest specialist providers of fixed fee, limited company accountancy services to contractors and freelancers. You’ll be primarily responsible for managing your own portfolio of clients effectively and efficiently ensuring that the service we provide exceeds the company and client expectations.


Responsibilities include but not limited to:

The completion of year-end accounts, CT600, and Corporation Tax computations

Meet statutory deadlines for VAT, Payroll, Statutory Accounts, Company and Personal.

Liaising with HMRC on behalf of clients

Taking on and managing new clients.

Growing the business through referrals.

Offer bespoke accountancy, taxation and tax planning advice.

Advise clients in relation to IR35 and the associated implications of this legislation.

Respond to client enquiries in line with the company policy.

Manage the client relationship whilst building a strong rapport and developing client loyalty.

Working as a team to continuously deliver the agreed level of service.


What we are looking for:

Experience of preparing accounts and VAT returns within an accountancy practice

Previously been responsible for managing a portfolio of clients

Part-qualified/ Qualified accountant (ACCA/ AAT) or equivalent commercial experience

Very good communications skills and has the ability to build excellent relationships


Benefits include:

Study support towards AAT and ACCA qualifications

Industry-leading progression scheme which includes quarterly appraisals

23 days annual leave plus bank holidays and the opportunity to buy or sell an additional 3.

An additional day off for your birthday

Private Medical Insurance

NEST Pension Scheme

Perkbox Membership

Dress Down’ dress code

Why join Optionis?

Optionis is a professional services group specialising in managing tax, employment, and accountancy. We are highly rated within the Top Track 250 Companies of 2019.

We have a team of 650 employees based across 11 locations in the UK, representing brands such as Parasol, ClearSky Contractor Accounting, SJD Accountancy, and Nixon Williams, providing a range of market-leading solutions to the UK’s small business and professional contingent workforce sectors.




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