Accounts Senior

Reed Accountancy
Brighton, East Sussex
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client are seeking an Accounts Senior for their office in central Brighton.

They are an established firm of accountants who are committed to providing an excellent level of service to their clients; now looking to expand our team by recruiting an Accounts Senior to help manage our increasing client base.

The successful candidate will take an active role in accounts and tax assignments, working on corporate, sole trader and partnership clients.

Preparation of mainly limited company statutory accounts from client accounting records
Preparation of corporate tax and personal tax returns and computations
Assisting with bookkeeping, payroll and VAT returns when required
Setting up and training clients in Xero accounting software

You will currently be working in the accountancy profession with appropriate experience or qualifications.

Ideally you would be part qualified to ACCA/ACA standard or have a minimum of 2 years’ strong practice experience.

A good knowledge of UK accounting standards is essential.

You will be a strong team player with experience of working to a budget and tight deadlines. You will take pride in working for a company where client service levels are held in the highest regard.

You will be flexible and adaptable to changing workloads with a can-do attitude and a willingness to help the company and your colleagues succeed. Problem solving and attention to detail will be your strengths.

You must be a confident and well organised person and happy to communicate directly with clients, both written and verbally, from a range of different backgrounds.

You must also be comfortable to work generally unsupervised as the work will include direct client contact and working at clients’ premises, mainly in the local area.

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business