If you're an experienced Assistant Accountant (Accounts Semi - Senior), with strong interpersonal skills and good commercial awareness...then this opportunity to join a highly regarded local firm and secure a key role in its accounting team may well be of interest... This reputable firm of chartered accountants, tax and business advisors, with an extensive client base, is currently seeking to appoint an experienced Assistant Accountant (Accounts Semi - Senior) to its existing team of Bedfordshire based professionals. Reporting to the Senior Accountant and supporting the Partner, with the firm opportunity to progress your career and studies, t his role will suit a part - qualified or 'qualified by experience' Assistant Accountant (Accounts Semi - Senior) presently working within practice or alternatively with a prior practice background and now considering opportunities to return to the sector. Overseeing the day to day accounts preparation for a broad range of clients, your key responsibilities will be: Accounts, corporation tax and personal tax return preparation Production of VAT returns Monthly payroll & pension reporting Liaising with HMRC on clients' behalf Dealing with client queries Liaison between the office and subcontractors Other ad-hoc projects An Assistant Accountant (Accounts Semi - Senior) possessing sound technical skills, you'll also be a confident communicator with the ability to work effectively with both the internal team and the practice's varying client base. On offer is a basic starting salary of c£24,000 - £28,000 per annum (negotiable subject to experience), along with pension, private medical and other benefits. Study support and assistance will also be considered. An excellent opportunity to secure a key Assistant Accountant (Accounts Semi - Senior) position with this established local accountancy and tax specialist, working with a team that likes to work hard, but also enjoy its time spent in the office. If you fit the above profile, please forward your CV by applying today or call Gavin Ibell on 01908 929042 for more information and to discuss your suitability.