Accounts Senior - Excellent Progression
An exciting opportunity for an accounts senior to support the growing accounts services team in a medium sized Chichester office. This role will be quite varied and there is scope to concentrate on one of two directions in addition to the statutory accounts work.
1. Management accounting (virtual FC/FD)
2. Audit (40% audit/60% accounts)
Our client is a well established Chartered Accountancy firm near Chichester. Having been trading for many years, they have a committed and solid client base and continue to grow successfully at a steady rate with a wide range of professional services available to their client which are of mixed sectors. They regard their staff as the key to their on going business and success and are always striving to ensure benefits and career prospects are plentiful and exciting.
Responsibilities for the Senior Accountant will include:
Statutory accounts preparation including year end adjustments and accounts disclosures, from Trial Balance or books and records;
Preparation of corporation tax computations;
Management accounts preparation;
Communicate with and handle any queries from clients directly;
Supervision of junior staff within the department and working closely with the audit team;
On-site client work
You will have the opportunity to concentrate on one additional area. This will either be audit or management accounting, working with their growing Xero client base and developing it.
The successful candidate will have a strong knowledge and experience in statutory accounts preparation and corporation tax to a high level and under UK GAAP.
You will also be involved in preparing both monthly and quarterly include management accounts and will be supervising more junior members of the team.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic to work within a growing department, and bring fresh ideas and contribution to the team. You should be able to work on your own initiative and be a team player who appreciates deadlines and budgets that are in place.
A strong accounting background combined with good IT skills
A competitive salary