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Accounts Semi-Senior

Chertsey, Surrey
£24,000 to £27,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Are you looking for an Accounts Semi-Senior role with a well-established boutique accountancy practice? Our client is a friendly, family-owned firm on the outskirts of Chertsey, with a diverse portfolio of clients that will offer a varied workload within all aspects of accountancy. The firm enjoys high staff retention, and this role is available due to continued growth. You will join a team where you will be supported in your training and learning, being mentored by qualified staff, whilst you progress towards your own qualification. This could be a Trainee or Semi-Senior position, with a salary depending upon experience, and a full study package will be available, if desired. Either way, some previous experience gained within practice is required and you will benefit from ongoing support and guidance. You will benefit from having exposure to a range of clients across various sectors and will gain experience across the spectrum of accountancy services, ie accounts preparation, bookkeeping, VAT, corporation and personal tax, payroll and if desired, audit. As Accounts Semi-Senior (or Trainee Accountant) you will carry out (or work towards carrying out) the following duties: The preparation of business accounts for sole-traders, partnerships, and limited companies Providing clients with bookkeeping advice and assistance Assisting on statutory audit work, if desired Work towards becoming the first point of contact for your clients and building your own client relationships Occasional visits to client sites as required Personal and corporate tax work, including giving tax advice to certain clients VAT Mentoring and teaching a trainee college-leaver as your experience grows To be considered for this role, you will have the following skills, experience and attributes: A minimum of two years experience in accountancy practice as Accounts Semi-Senior, however, less experience would be considered as Trainee Confident using the advanced features of Microsoft Excel to prepare a range of spreadsheets in a highly accurate and efficient manner with exposure to Xero, QuickBooks, and Sage Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to write a professional letter quickly, accurately and to a high standard and the confidence to communicate with clients, by telephone and in person, in a clear and professional manner You will have your own means of transport and be happy travelling to client s premises from time to time Good IT skills; previous experience working with Iris accountancy software is desirable, but not essential This successful firm will offer a competitive starting salary with regular reviews as you progress within the practice and in your studies. You will benefit from a fantastic AAT or ACCA study support package to include all subscription fees, professional tuition courses, all books and materials, all exam fees, and two additional days of study leave per exam. There is free onsite parking, and the office is close to local amenities making this an excellent place to work. Full time is preferred, however, a part time role may be considered for the right candidate and there could be some flexibility on working hours once settled in. We can only accept applications from candidates that have the right to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship. Submit your CV for this Accounts Semi-Senior role Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful
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  • Job Reference: 705691129-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Curtis Recruitment Limited
    Curtis Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Chertsey, Surrey
  • Salary: £24,000 to £27,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent