Accounts Senior - Great Independent Firm
Opportunity for an Accounts Senior at a great independent firm.
My client are an independent firm based near Woking. The office has a personal, local, family feel and you will be a name, not a number. Every member of staff is valued and the utmost is done by the firm to help improve the work life balance of all employees.
The main duties for this Accounts Senior are:
To assist in the accounts production for all clients as required by the directors in order to ensure that all clients accounts are prepared on a timely basis, and to liaise with the directors and the clients as necessary to ensure that all statutory reporting requirements are adhered to.
To assist the accounts manager with the planning and recording of the of the practice. To prepare file review notes of accounts prepared by colleagues within the accounts team. To help with the monitoring and e-filing process of all corporate accounts.
To be directly responsible for specific tasks requested by the partners. To be pro-active in all matters arising from work and tasks set by the partners and accounts manager.
To review accounts files for completeness and accuracy of content, and to liaise with the directors and the clients accordingly.
To assist in the preparation of final accounts, including tax computations and returns.
To assist the directors generally in ensuring that required service levels for all clients are met, to include:
Preparation of management accounts as required
Cash flows and projections
Review and implementation of client book-keeping systems
To undertake any ad hoc assignments or ancillary work as and when required.
To assist in the development and implementation of the company's systems, both manual and computerised, as the need arises.
To attend such training programs as required to ensure that you remain up to date in terms of changes to reporting requirements and audit procedures.
To maintain a full record of all time worked within the office duly annotated and submitted to the administration staff on a weekly basis.
Candidates who wish to apply for this Accounts Senior role need to have the following requirements:
ACA/ACCA qualified or qualified by experience
Experience with liaising with clients on a regular basis
Must have a strong knowledge of tax computations and returns