POST TITLE: ACCOUNTS SENIOR

DEPARTMENT: PRACTICE

RESPONSIBLE TO:  SENIOR CLIENT MANAGERS

Salary: TBC – dependent on experience and qualifications

Hours: Full time 35 hrs per week – 9-4.30 Monday – Friday (1/2 Hr lunch)

Contractual Status: Permanent

 

Qualifications and Desirable skills

  • AAT qualified or qualified by experience with at least 3 years’ proven record for preparing clients accounts within practice.

 

Job Specification: Main Responsibilities of the post

 

  • You will be an experienced accountant who can consistently demonstrate that you can be relied upon to deliver work to the highest standards, on time and to budget.
  • Reporting directly to and working closely with the client managers ensuring that all deadlines are met, the work is carried out within budget and the job is completed efficiently.
  • To prepare accounts from clients’ records.
  • To assist the Client Managers.
  • To offer advice an answer queries for clients.
  • Any other ad hoc tasks

 

Details of role: –

 

  • Processing and completing accounts for sole traders, limited companies and partnerships.
  • The client base is diverse including SMB’s within a variety of sectors including Doctors, Farmers and Registered Charities.
  • Experience in other areas advantageous such as VAT, TAX and bookkeeping.
  • Assisting with other work such as charity gift aid and claims, cashflows, company secretarial work, and other duties as and when required.
  • Client time management, budget control and billing.
  • Liaising with clients
  • Complying with all departmental procedures to ensure the smooth running of the team and the department.
  • Using Microsoft Outlook, Office, and a suite of Sage software packages.

 

Essential skills:

  • Practice experience essential.
  • Accuracy processing large quantities of transactions.
  • Confident and positive attitude.
  • Qualified by experience within Practice for at least 3 years.

Preferred skills:

  • AAT – Level 4
  • Experience in using Sage 50 , Sage Accounts Production and Digita
  • Experience of audit work and dealing with groups of companies.

 

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