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Senior Accounts Assistant

  • Location:

    Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Varley

  • Contact email:

    sarah@magpierecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-1430_1655387357

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-16

Senior Accounts Assistant
Berkshire
Monday - Friday
£35,000

An established Accountancy practice are looking for you to join their team as a Senior Accounts Assistant, working in their Berkshire Office!

You will be joining an experienced firm who deliver an exceptional service and provide a wide range of business solutions to clients.

As a Senior Accounts Assistant, you will be supporting the Senior Manager with compliance work and have get involved in advisory work as you gain experience and qualifications.

Senior Accounts Assistant Duties:

  • Preparing accounts for sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies.
  • Reviewing accounts production on behalf of the Senior Manager.
  • Preparing and reviewing of Corporate Tax calculations.
  • Liaising with and providing general technical advice to clients.
  • Reviewing of statutory year-end accounts.
  • Management responsibility for a portfolio of clients.
  • Mentoring and supporting the team and Training junior members of staff.
  • Providing support to the Accounts Controller administrator in peak periods.

Senior Accounts Assistant Specification:

  • Strong communication skills both oral and written.
  • Studying ACA or ACCA or CIMA qualifications.
  • Previous experience in a similar role at an accountancy practice.
  • Have a genuine interest in accounting and business.
  • Good knowledge of using SAGE, Xero and or Quickbooks is desirable.
  • Computer skills with knowledge of Excel and MS Office applications.
  • Well organised with a high attention to detail and willing to take on challenges.
  • Be qualified / part qualified or be able to demonstrate a proven track record in practice.
  • Able to demonstrate good analytical and numeracy skills.

Company Benefits:

  • 25 days Holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Career progression opportunities with training available.
  • Regular social activities (when allowed).
  • Free fruit delivered weekly to the office.
  • Life and critical illness cover.

What you need to do now:

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