Accounts Assistant/Senior - Practice, Salisbury

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Experienced accounts assistant/senior job for commercial outsourcing team in accountancy practice

Your new firm
You will be working for a Top 10 Firm of accountants in their Salisbury office, which provides a range of services to private clients (primarily in the agricultural & landed estates and the bloodstock & equine sectors) and small corporates (typically owner-managed or family-owned businesses). They offer a partner-led service delivered in a pragmatic and approachable way.

Your new role
As an Accounts Assistant with the firm's outsourcing team, you will be responsible for preparing annual financial statements including statutory accounts, partnership accounts, sole trader accounts and trust accounts for tax purposes; visiting client premises to undertake on-site accounting needs as required; preparing other reports including cashflows and budgets where required and working closely with the private tax and business tax teams to provide a seamless service to clients.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have a strong academic history and be part/fully qualified AAT/CIMA/ACCA/ACA or equivalent qualification, or qualified by experience.
You will have prior experience of accounting packages including CaseWare and Viztopia is an advantage, the ability to work independently but as part of a wider team and be results-orientated to meet and exceed client expectations, with a key focus on delivering high quality work that consistently meets internal and/or external client deadlines.
Understanding of new accounting standards is also required and your experience could have been gained either in another accountancy firm or within a commercial company.

What you'll get in return
As well as a competitive salary and benefits package you will be working as part of a dynamic growing team working as part of an established and highly respected firm.

What you need to do now
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