Audit and Accounts Semi-Senior

Location: Banbury, Oxfordshire
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 DOE
Contract Type: Full-time Permanent
Date posted: 12-11-2018
Reference: 894148

We’re recruiting for a Audit & Accounts Semi-Senior, working for a highly-regarded, Midlands-based Accounts and business advisory business.

The Role

The purpose of the Audit & Accounts Semi-Senior will to provide audit, accounting and any related client services and supporting the department manager.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record within practice audit and accounts, able to perform and supervise audits and prepare business tax returns. You will have a can-do and positive approach, problem-solving and listening skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Working on audit assignments, performing senior tasks
  • Preparing statutory financial statements
  • Preparing business, personal and partnership tax returns
  • Preparing corporation tax computations and forms
  • Bookkeeping, ledger maintenance and management accounts preparation
  • Proactively liaise with clients in order to obtain required information
  • Assisting with answering client queries
  • General admin & adhoc project tasks
  • Communicate regularly with departmental manager, flagging any matters for them to raise with clients
  • Providing support to trainees
  • Occasional client visits

Skills & Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years similar audit and accounts experience with an accountancy practice
  • AAT qualified or equivalent essential
  • Strong accounts and audit preparation expertise
  • Working knowledge of Xero or similar cloud accounting software
  • Confident communicator – verbal, written and face-to-face
  • Able to build client rapport
  • Highly analytical
  • Pro-active
  • Team-focused
  • Organisational skills
  • Full, clean Driving License

Benefits & Other information

  • 23 days holiday, plus Bank Holidays
  • Medical cash plan
  • Private medical cover after 1 year’s service
  • Competitive contributory pension
  • Flexible working hours
  • Overtime
  • Childcare vouchers

Prospect Accountancy are a Recruitment Agency in Banbury. We specialise in Permanent & Temporary, Part & Full-time Accountancy & Finance jobs in Banbury and throughout Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire & Warwickshire

Please give us a call on 01295 235700 to see how we can help with your job search!

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