Rutherford Briant are recruiting for an Accounts Semi-Senior in Braintree. Our client is a leading independent firm, who are looking for an experienced Accountant to join their growing team. This role will involve gaining a broad range of experience, whilst working on a varied portfolio of clients. The main responsibilities of the role are: Preparation of year end accounts and Corporation Tax returns up to Partner review.A good understanding of VAT and PAYE.Preparation of management accounts using excel, sage, quickbooks and online systems.Providing a variety of services to a varied portfolio of clients including sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.Audit work to support the audit team where appropriate.Training and support of junior members of the teamDealing with clients queries on a regular basis. The successful candidate will be an ACCA/ACA studier and have at least two years' experience working within Practice. This role is suited to an ambitious individual who is looking to join a large firm, in a progressive opportunity.