Semi-Senior Accountant

  • Job Reference: 1242
  • Date Posted: 30 January 2024
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Romford
  • Salary: £24,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: General Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Katie Corcoran

Job Description

Semi-Senior Accountant

Ingatestone, Essex

Are you a motivated and driven individual with a passion for numbers and a desire to excel in the world of accountancy? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you! Our client is an accountancy practice based in Ingatestone, currently seeking a Part Qualified ACCA or ACA Semi-Senior Accountant, ideally with audit experience to join their friendly team.

Our client is a small but well-established accountancy practice that has been serving clients in Ingatestone and the surrounding areas for over a decade. With a diverse client portfolio, including small businesses, start-ups, and individuals, they provide a stimulating and supportive work environment that encourages personal and professional growth.

Key Responsibilities:
- Assist in the planning, execution, and completion of audit assignments for a range of clients.
- Conduct testing and verification of financial records, ensuring compliance with accounting standards and regulations.
- Prepare financial statements, management accounts, and tax computations for clients.
- Liaise with clients to gather necessary information and address queries professionally.
- Provide support to senior team members in various accountancy and audit-related tasks.
- Participate in client meetings, offering valuable insights and recommendations for financial improvements.
- Stay up-to-date with changes in accounting standards, regulations, and best practices.

Requirements:
- Part Qualified ACCA or ACA with demonstrable progress toward completion, study support package available
- Previous experience in an accountancy practice, ideally working on audit assignments.
- Strong knowledge of accounting principles, auditing techniques, and financial reporting.
- Proficiency in using accounting software and MS Office suite.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with an eye for detail.
- Effective communication and interpersonal abilities to build rapport with clients and team members.
- Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
- A proactive and positive attitude, eager to learn and grow within the field of accountancy.

Benefits:
- Competitive salary package, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
- Ongoing training and support to further your professional development, including study support package if needed
- Exposure to a wide range of clients and industries, providing diverse learning opportunities.
- Collaborative and inclusive work environment, fostering teamwork and creativity.
- Flexible working options to support work-life balance.
- Opportunity for career advancement within our growing firm.