Accounts Semi-Senior

Accounts Semi-Senior

Job Title: Accounts Semi-Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: Up to £27500.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5216_1542967161
Contact Name: Dynamite Accountancy & Finance
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2018 09:59

Job Description

Accounts Semi-Senior
Up to £27,500k, Depending on Experience
Full Time, Permanent Role

Dynamite Recruitment is currently recruiting for an Accounts Semi-Senior to join one of our top Chartered Accountancy Practice's based in Southampton. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join a thriving and professional business.

Training and an excellent benefit package will be available to the successful candidate.

The Role:

  • Maintain good client relationships
  • Be able to prepare in respect of a client's accounts bank reconciliations, control accounts, analysis of income and expenditure and bring all of these together on a trial balance
  • Preparation of draft statutory accounts to an acceptable standard for these to be able to be sent to clients
  • Assist with the planning of audit/accounts production assignments
  • Communicate with clients, potential clients and all other third parties in professional manner
  • Take ownership of audit and accounts preparation work for clients assigned to them
  • Keep up to date with all accounting changes by professional reading, research and training courses
  • Be aware of the billing and profitability potential of the audit / accounts assignments and assist in ensuring maximum profitability
  • Proactively offer assistance to managers and seniors
  • From the trial balance, be able to prepare and understand a profit and loss account and balance sheet
  • Where the accounts are prepared by the client on a computerised accounts package be able to export these into IRIS and prepare the accounts file and the audit/accounts standard spreadsheet, then also be able to review and understand the client's records to highlight any potential adjustments or unusual items within them
  • To be able to prepare draft tax computations (ready for review) based on the accounts prepared
  • Be aware of assignment budgets and ensure your actual time is updated on these.
  • On all audit/accounts assignments ensure that work is completed as directed by the audit/accounts senior
  • Learn to detect unusual items and report to senior
  • Regularly communicating/updating supervisors/ managers on progress of work
  • Assist with training junior members and reporting to supervisors
  • Responding to client and internal emails and telephone calls promptly after authorisation from seniors

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience within a practice environment
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Experience within a similar role
  • Self-motivated and works to deadlines
  • Can use initiative as well as work in a team
  • Excellent organisation skills

Please contact Leanne Storey at Dynamite Recruitment for more details or apply now!!!!

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Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.