Audit/Accounts Semi-Senior - Southport

Recruiter
Additional Resources Ltd
Location
Southport
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Job role
Accountant
Audit/Accounts Semi-Senior - Southport

Salary:
Competitive salary and benefits package

Key words:
Audit Semi Senior, Accounts Semi Senior, part ACA/ACCA Qualified, AAT qualified Accountancy, Corporate Services, Audits, Accounts

The company

Our client has an excellent opportunity for an Audit/Accounts Semi-Senior to take up a position in their Southport office. They are an equal opportunities award winning professional services firm with an excellent reputation for training staff in a friendly and welcoming environment.

The Role

Supporting the Corporate Services team to deliver a quality service to a portfolio of clients, the principal duties of this role will include:

Data analysis
Preparing draft accounts
Preparing draft tax computations for review
Assisting with the planning, field work and completion of statutory audits for a variety of industries
Completing audit/accounts work in a timely fashion
Working in an ethical and professional manner

Our client is seeking a candidate who is committed to providing outstanding client service, whilst concurrently taking responsibility for their own progression and development. The successful applicant will need to be able to plan and prioritise their own workload, be able to communicate with clients and colleagues in a professional manner, have the ability to present information in a clear and concise manner and be a good team player, to ensure the team as a whole meets its objectives.

Requirements

Part ACA/ACCA qualified or fully qualified AAT (or equivalent)
Minimum of 2 years' generalist accounts experience within practice
Good knowledge of auditing, preparing accounts under FRS and basic tax principles, including corporation tax and deferred tax
Good understanding of auditing principles and practical experience
Highly numerate
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and to tailor communication appropriately
Competent user of Microsoft Word and Excel
Understand the importance of Client Service
Solutions focussed attitude
Good organisational skills and be attentive to detail
Enthusiastic and willing to go the extra mile

Whilst not essential, candidates with experience of SAGE Line 50 or cloud accounting packages (for example QuickBooks and Xero) will be prioritised.

Key Skills
Auditing, Accounting, Client Service

Key words:
Audit Semi Senior, Accounts Semi Senior, part ACA/ACCA Qualified, AAT qualified Accountancy, Corporate Services, Audits, Accounts

Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.
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