Manchester, Greater Manchester
£20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
13 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
Established chartered accountants seek accounts professional - Accounts & Audit department in Manchester
Your new firm
A well-established successful firm of chartered accountants are seeking an individual to join their busy accounts and audit department in the heart of Manchester. This firm offer a broad range of accounting services to their client base and with ambitious plans for growth this would be an excellent role to bolster your career in practice.
Your new role
In this accounts semi senior job you will be preparing statutory accounts from manual records and trial balance to partner review for limited companies, groups and charities with many clients turnovers reaching into the millions. You will be drafting the relevant corporation tax computations, will manage your own small portfolio of VAT clients and get involved with some management accounts and bookkeeping. On top of this, you will be going out on audit assignments with the rest of the team getting involved with both planning the audit and testing when on site. All of the audit assignments are local apart from one which will require travel.
What you'll need to succeed
The partners are seeking an experienced accounts semi senior who has recently worked within practice preparing year end accounts for a range of clients. Even though audit work will be a part of this role past experience is not essential, however an eagerness to learn audit and carry out audit assignments is. The firm deal with some fairly large clients in terms of turnover and it would be ideal if you had dealt with clients into the millions. As this is a client facing position strong interpersonal skills and communication skills are essential. You will need to be able to work to strict deadlines and be able to service multiple clients at the same time.
What you'll get in return
If successful you will join a reputable firm that can offer an exciting role which would enable you to build up a broad skill set within accounting. The firm have ambitious plans for growth and would be able to offer clear cut opportunities to develop and progress internally. The firm would be looking to offer a competitive salary of up to £25,000 (DOE), study support, 9-5 working day, pension and a competitive holiday package. You would be working in an open plan office with a friendly team that carry out social events.
What you need to do now
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