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Accountant needed

Join the CGA team!

Would you love to work at an accountancy practice that isn’t stuffy and boring? A place where you will be looked after and valued?

Do you see your job as more than just crunching numbers and processing data? Would you like to help improve and expand our business, then share in the success?

At CGA we love working together to WOW our clients, this is one of our core values. We need more than just number crunchers to help keep our clients loving us.

We’ll be honest; CGA isn’t for everyone. If you don’t share our enthusiasm for improving our clients’ businesses (and ours too) then we’re probably not for you. But if you are smart, highly motivated and love working with people…then we need you to apply now!

The role

You will be working in a small accountancy practice in a varied role, including the following duties:-

  • Preparing statutory accounts for a variety of different businesses
  • Preparing self-assessment tax returns
  • Assisting with bookkeeping, VAT returns and payroll duties
  • Assisting with our client’s Auto-Enrolment pension schemes
  • Helping to improve our systems and working methods
  • Assisting the MD in managing the business
  • Marketing the business

Job details

Some of the key details for the job:-

  • Accountancy/bookkeeping duties
  • Salary up to £25,000
  • Promotion to director level with shares in the company
  • Extra holidays, including the day off for your birthday 🙂

The job involves producing annual accounts for our limited company clients as well as being involved with corporation tax and self-assessment  In addition to you will be assisting the payroll clerk and also being involved in bookkeeping and VAT returns.

The software systems we use are Payroll Manager – for payroll, Tax Calc for accounts and tax and VT Transaction and Xero for bookkeeping and VAT Returns.

You will also be involved with the managing director assisting him with his workload and also in marketing the business as we have

Salary is circa £28,000 (negotiable depending on experience), with a profit share after completion of the introductory period. Benefits include free parking, free mobile phone contract (after six months), 28 days annual holiday, with extra days at Christmas as well as a free day off for your Birthday.

This job is ideally suited to someone who is highly motivated and wants to become an indispensable member of the team, going above and beyond a ‘normal’ employee and helping build up the business.

In recognition of this appointment as a director and shares in the company will be offered at no cost for the right person.

Hours are 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

To Apply

– Please send us your CV

– Covering letter; please tell us about yourself and why you would like to work with us (please make it informal and interesting!)

– Email both the above to

Thanks for reading,


Paul Harrison, MD