Accounts Semi Senior / General Practice Semi Senior – West End Firm

Job Title: Accounts Semi Senior / General Practice Semi Senior – West End Firm
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Salary: 24000 - 28000
Reference: BAV2233
Contact Name: Ben Vickers
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Job Published: January 31, 2020 09:07

Job Description

Are you an Accounts Semi Senior / general practice semi senior with a minimum of 2 years experience looking to join an independent accountancy practice firm with around 10 staff? Are you looking for a firm where you will receive excellent training and support, and be provided with the opportunity to carry out a mixed general practice role? Are you keen to work in an easily accessible location in Zone 1 Central London? Are you keen to prepare statutory accounts, as well as carry out audits, corporation tax returns, VAT returns, bookkeeping and other ad hoc tasks as required? Your role will be split roughly 60% accounts and general practice duties, 20% tax and 20% spent on audit assignments (training on audits will be provided). You will gain exposure to a wide range of London based SME clients, with turnovers to £20m. Training will be provided where necessary. Rapid progression will be offered to the right candidate. You will work in a small and friendly team and be given opportunities to learn new skills and progress to a higher level. The firm will offer partial study support for any remaining exams ie they will be paid for but attending college must be done in evenings or weekends.

To be considered for this new role you must have at least 2 years of general practice experience, and be studying the ACA although candidates who are qualified by experience and havnt taken any professional exams will be considered. Candidates who have failed ACA exams will also be considered but you must be from a smaller firm background with at least 2 years general practice experience. You must have experience of preparing statutory accounts from scratch, corporation tax returns, Vat returns, bookkeeping and ideally some audit testing. Experience of a wide range of software packages, including CCH and Sage, would be an advantage. A strong interest in working with London based SME and OMB clients is essential. You must be well presented, be a team player, and be looking to progress at a rapid pace.

This growing accountancy firm has a great reputation for being a friendly and supportive place to work and providing their staff with challenging and varied roles. You will work in a friendly and growing team, and you can expect to work on an interesting array of high profile and growing London based clients from a wide range of sectors. The firm is growing at a rapid rate due to many new business wins from larger accountancy firms. Overall this is a unique opportunity for a small firm general practice semi senior to join an entrepreneurial practice in an interesting and varied general practice semi senior position.