Accounts Senior

Job Title: Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton, East Sussex
Salary: £23000.00 - £35000 per annum
Reference: 3474704_1544126179
Contact Name: Alistair Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 06, 2018 19:56

Job Description

Multi Partner firm, seeks an Accounts Senior (Part Qualified) to join their expanding firm

Your new company prides themselves in being a regulated training practice offering the opportunity of training contracts to become qualified accountants. We offer a variety of different training routes including the AAT, ACA or the ACCA depending on your future ambitions and desired career path. You'll work with clients from the start of your career on projects that have a genuine impact. This firm encourages its team to be innovated and pro-active, and to strive to provide a "best in class" accountancy and business service that makes a tangible difference to our clients and partners.

Your new role

  • Prepare statutory financial statements from source records and trial balance: Limited, LLP, Partnership, Trust, Charity, Sole Trader;
  • Corporate and personal tax compliance (including P11Ds and CIS);
  • Assist with financial audits;
  • Bookkeeping - maintain accounting records on behalf of clients;
  • Prepare and maintain VAT returns;
  • Preparation of management information and management accounts;
  • Liaise with management / partners and clients (individuals or businesses) in respect to day to day enquiries;
  • Keep accurate time records during the performance of your duties;
  • Prepare formal correspondence to various parties (Clients, HMRC, Banks, Companies House etc.)
For the successful candidate, the following salary and benefits are available:
Salary: £23,000 - £32,000 (depending on qualification and experience)
Holiday: Bank holidays + 20 days annual leave increasing with length of employment
Pension: Nest contributory
Training: Full study support with an agreed institute

Technical ability:
  • Preferably 2-3 years' experience in an accountancy practice (or equivalent);
  • ACCA/ACA part qualified;
  • FRS102 and 105;
  • Sound understanding of end to end preparation of financial statements from source records;
  • Xero software experience;
  • CCH software experience

Personal attributes:
  • Logical, analytical and have a strong attention to detail;
  • Enjoys problem-solving;
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritise work;
  • Structured, disciplined and a self-starter;
  • Respectful and considered;
  • Friendly with a positive outlook;
  • Clear and concise communication skills (both written and verbal);

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