Semi-Senior / Accounts Senior

£25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
30 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Semi Senior / Accounts Senior needed for an established firm of Chartered Accountants in Braintree

Job: Semi Senior / Assistant Accountant / Accountant
Location: Braintree
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + study support and benefits

Hays are recruiting for an experienced Accounts Senior / Semi Senior for an established firm of Chartered Accountants in Braintree. Reporting directly into the Partners you will undertake accounts assignments as directed, main duties will include:

General book-keeping on behalf of multiple clients using relevant accounting systems (including Sage, Quickbooks and IRIS).
Preparation of financial accounts from incomplete records, including bank reconciliation, control account reconciliation, fixed asset accounting, calculation of debtors and creditors, nominal ledger accounting and preparation of trial balance, etc.
Competing and submitting VAT returns.
Assisting in the preparation of management accounts and financial forecasts.
Processing client payrolls - processing P45's, P46's, P60's and P11ds.
Visit client premises to set up and maintain book-keeping records and quarterly VAT returns and provide support to clients, who maintain their own records, using the relevant accounting
Year End accounts

The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of accounts gained from previously working in an accounting firm. You will have a strong understanding of accounts preparation and be either qualified, part qualified or qualified by experience. Candidates that are looking to study towards AAT, ACA or ACCA will be fully supported.

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