Accounts Senior

Accounts Senior
30k-35k per annum
Braintree, Essex
Monday-Friday, 35 hours


Benefits: Paid parking, a pension plan of 4.5% employer's contribution and 4% employee's contribution, life assurance, early finish Friday, tax-free Birthday and Christmas gifts, annual bonus based on profits, on-going courses and training.


Due to continued growth, my client have an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Senior to join their team in Braintree on a permanent basis.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the accurate preparation of accountancy and audit work unsupervised and providing effective support for both the Partner and Manager.


Key Responsibilities:



  • Dealing with complex accounting issues as required.

  • Ensuring the accounts file is complete and ready for review by Manager or direct by Partner as required.

  • Preparation of management accounts on larger clients.

  • Review of assistant team members' work, identifying training needs, and providing both positive and constructive feedback.

  • Follow Practice procedures, including but not exclusive to budgets, accounts preparation processes, workplan and Digita trackers.

  • Providing effective support for both Partner and Manager by taking on additional tasks and meeting deadlines.

  • Commercially aware in terms of undertaking tasks and preparing accounts and audit in a cost-effective manner

  • Preparation of corporation tax computations and liaising with the tax department as necessary on complicated or unusual adjustments.

  • Managing assistant team members by delegating work to the appropriate support member, training and developing other team members in a supportive manner.

  • Carry out any other duty which may be required in line with business requirements.


Key Requirements:



  • A qualified or recently qualified ACCA or ACA with at least 5-6 years Practice Experience. An individual qualified by experience will be considered for this role.

  • Good communication skills, as the job involves client and staff contact.

  • Good knowledge of interpreting Accounts regulations

  • Preparation of Group and Consolidated Accounts (an advantage).

  • IT literacy and solid accounting skills.

  • Good writing skills in respect of accounts reports and other documents generated for clients and internal purposes.


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