Audit & Accounts Specialist

  • Job Reference: 242
  • Date Posted: 31 August 2021
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Brighton
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting, All Accountancy Jobs, Audit, Outsourcing / Bookkeeping / Management Accounts, Secretarial & Office Support, Tax
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Lydia Sinclair

Job Description

ProTalent are currently working with a leading accountancy Practice based in Brighton looking to recruit an Audit and Accounts Specialist.

The firm:

  • Leading Accountancy Practice based in Brighton
  • Varied and loyal client base
  • Forward thinking Practice.
  • Study support available towards ACA/ACCA

The Role:

  • Organise and run a portfolio of 100-200 clients
  • Ensuring all portfolio submissions and deadlines are met
  • Preparation of financial statements for Limited companies, LLPs, Charities and management service companies
  • Preparation of corporation, personal and partnership tax computations and returns
  • Preparation of Management Accounts
  • Preparation and submission of VAT returns
  • Keeping up to date with the latest tax and accounting laws, rules and regulations
  • Advise clients of all upcoming & necessary changes in accountancy and tax to ensure effective planning & execution resulting in the most beneficial outcome for clients.
  • Communicate at all levels internally and externally
  • Develop ongoing, effective relationships with clients, liaising in person and via electronic correspondence.
  • Providing support and guidance to junior members of the team.
  • Audit experience, dealing in planning, fieldwork and completion as required

The successful applicant:

  • Previous experience working in an accountancy practice
  • Previous Audit experience
  • Relevant accounting/bookkeeping qualifications or qualified by experience
  • Good working knowledge & experience of accounting software, in particular Sage & Xero.
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills
  • Great people and management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to work accurately and analyse a range of financial information
  • Great work ethic and eye for detail

Thank you for your interest.