Accounts Semi-Senior - Basildon

£29,000 - £36,000
Ref: 1259 Date Posted: Monday 10 Jun 2024

Semi-Senior Accountant - General Practice Accountancy Firm 

Location: Wickford, Essex, United Kingdom

Responsibilities:

- Prepare and examine financial records, ensuring accuracy and compliance with accounting principles and regulations.
- Assist in the preparation of year-end financial statements, tax returns, and VAT returns for clients.
- Conduct thorough analysis and reconciliation of financial data, identifying discrepancies and providing solutions.
- Collaborate with Senior Accountants and Managers to provide financial advice and support to clients.
- Assist with payroll processing and related compliance tasks.
- Manage client accounts, ensuring prompt responses to queries and maintaining strong professional relationships.
- Stay updated on relevant tax laws, regulations, and accounting standards.
- Participate in audits and assist in resolving any audit-related issues.
- Contribute to the continuous improvement of accounting processes and procedures.

Requirements:

- Previous experience in an accounting role, preferably within a General Practice Accountancy Firm.
- A degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field is preferred.
- Part-qualified ACCA or ACA, or qualified AAT, with a strong desire to pursue further qualifications.
- Solid understanding of UK GAAP and tax regulations.
- Proficiency in using accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite.
- Excellent attention to detail and strong analytical skills.
- Effective communication and interpersonal abilities to work well with clients and colleagues.
- Strong time management skills to meet deadlines efficiently.
- Integrity and discretion when handling sensitive financial information.

**Benefits:**

- Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
- Opportunities for professional development and further training.
- Supportive and collaborative work environment.
- Work-life balance and flexible working arrangements.
- Exposure to a diverse client base across various industries.
- Contributory pension scheme.
- Paid annual leave and public holidays.

If you are a proactive and dedicated accountant with a passion for delivering excellent service to clients, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please submit your CV or contact Haidee