Accounts Senior

Recruiter - Fresh Thinking Accountancy R
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trial Balance has been assigned by our client, a leading accountancy practice, to source an experienced Accounts Senior to join their friendly team.

Working with a diverse portfolio of sole traders, partnerships and limited companies, this role will see you participate in the following duties:

• Coaching and supervision of junior members of staff, providing support where required.

• Planning and coordinating workflow.

• Preparation of trade tax and personal computations.

• Preparing a list of matters to be resolved to complete assignments.

• Contacting clients to obtain records and provide explanations in respect of queries in accounts.

• Presenting final draft documents for client meetings with Client Director / Partner.

• Demonstrating knowledge of PAYE, NI and VAT in common situations.

• Identifying research and resolving technical issues.

• Identifying specialist areas of technical knowledge for future development.

• Complying with Firm`s CPD requirements.

• Reviewing tax and accounts prepared by junior staff.

• Holding client meetings with smaller business clients.

• Identifying tax planning and other opportunities for the client.

• Identifying specialist technical issues and seeking appropriate guidance from within the firm.

• Developing chosen areas of specialist knowledge and assisting colleagues in these areas.

This is an interesting and broad role which would suit a candidate with the following attributes:

• AAT qualified or equivalent

• Potentially undergoing further ACA or ACCA studies

• A sound background in statutory accounts and tax preparation in a practice environment

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

In exchange, my client offers a professional and sociable working environment, with excellent opportunities for career advancement. CPD and study support can be offered where appropriate.

Don`t miss out on this excellent opportunity. Please apply addressed to Rob Emsley and quoting job reference RE3048.

Trial Balance is a market leading supplier of recruitment services to accountancy practices across the South-West and works on vacancies at all levels in a practice environment. For a confidential discussion about your career options please contact Rob Emsley, our dedicated practice specialist.