Audit & Accounts Semi-Senior
Based in Maidstone, Kent
Salary up to £26,000 + Excellent Benefits
A forward thinking top 20 firm of chartered accountants are currently looking to recruit an intelligent Audit & Accounts Semi-Senior at their Maidstone office. Your role would entail providing a high quality accounting service to a wide range of clients, comprised of companies, partnerships, and sole traders, ensuring all work is completed efficiently, effectively, and in compliance with company and industry regulations.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a part-qualified accountancy professional with audit and accounts preparation experience within a practice environment. You would support the Audit Senior on larger audits, and take sole responsibility on smaller audits. You’d also assist in the preparation of statutory accounts, preparing tax returns, as well as some bookkeeping and ledger work. You will be expected to liaise with clients in a professional manner, dealing with queries in a timely and effective manner and practicing the principles of excellent client service at all times. You will be expected to maintain and develop an advanced level of technical knowledge in an effort to become a key member of the team.
The ideal candidate for the role will be 12 – 24 months through an ACA or ACCA training contract, with practical hands on experience of audit and preparing accounts for a portfolio of clients within an accountancy practice. This is essential. You must also be able to demonstrate strong double-entry bookkeeping skills and basic tax knowledge.
You will be a well organised individual, able to multitask and prioritise a workload effectively, with strong numerical skills and excellent attention to detail. This is a client-facing role so excellent communication skills and the confidence to liaise with people at all levels will be required.
With over 600 staff across 13 offices, you would be joining one of the UK’s leading mid-market accountancy firms at a particularly exciting time. To apply for the Audit & Accounts Semi-Senior role please submit your CV quoting reference MHA12.
The job may be suitable for candidates who have experience as the following: Accounts Semi-Senior, Accounts Senior, Audit Semi-Senior, Audit Assistant, Accountant, Accounts Assistant, Assistant Accountant, Junior Accountant, Chartered Accountant, Accountant, Finance Assistant, ACA, ACCA .
This job would be suitable for candidates based in: Maidstone, Kent, Chatham, Rochester, Aylesford, West Malling, Tonbridge, Staplehurst, Ashford, Sittingbourne, Rainham.