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Audit & Accounts Senior

Job Title: Audit & Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Fareham
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Salary: 30000 - 35000
Reference: AWL 1
Contact Name: Terry Rice
Contact Email: tjr@alliottwingham.com
Job Published: May 19, 2021 12:49

Job Description

ALLIOTT WINGHAM CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS - FAREHAM

Our roots can be traced back as far as 1948, which makes us one of the longest established chartered accountancy practices in southern Hampshire. While we have a strong heritage, and proudly uphold the professional standards that define the best practitioners in our field, we’re not old fashioned or stuffy, far from it. Accountancy is a significant and powerful business resource and we combine traditional skills with contemporary thinking and practice to help our clients achieve their aims.

MAIN JOB TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Managing staff and own workloads
  • Delegating to staff where necessary
  • Monitoring and liaising with clients on accounts progress and updating managers where appropriate
  • Assisting managers with a view to reducing their workload if required
  • Undertaking the preparation of accounts to review level, and carrying out audits under the supervision of the Audit manager
  • Undertaking personal tax return preparation and corporation tax return preparation
  • General office work where necessary including filing of work generated
  • Where required, oversee and deal with VAT returns, Bookkeeping, Payroll and Companies House matters.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines and to produce work of a high standard.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload effectively.
  • Clear and concise communicator with a polite and professional manner when dealing with clients.
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Strong competence and experience with IT packages which include:
    • Microsoft Office
    • CCH Products used by the practice
    • Sage Accounts & Sage Payroll
    • Xero
    • QuickBooks
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Self-motivated attitude
  • Ability to work well within a team.
  • Reliable
  • Flexible
  • Ability to confidently promote Alliott Wingham to potential new clients at marketing/networking events

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Part qualified accountant as a minimum/qualified by experience