Accounts Semi-Senior - Oxford

£20,000 - £25,000
Ref: 417 Date Posted: Monday 26 Feb 2024

Exciting Opportunity at Leading Oxford Accountancy Firm!

Are you ready to take your accounting career to new heights? We are thrilled to be partnering with a highly successful and respected accountancy practice in Oxford, seeking a dynamic and motivated Accounts Semi-Senior to join their talented team.

About the Firm:

  • Renowned accountancy firm with a stellar reputation
  • Offers a diverse range of cutting-edge accounting and business advisory services
  • Embraces innovation and technology for forward-thinking solutions
  • Thriving and supportive work environment

The Role of Accounts Semi-Senior:

As an integral member of the team, you'll be responsible for preparing impeccable financial statements in accordance with the latest financial reporting standards. From initial documents to final accounts, you'll handle a wide array of accounts, ensuring accuracy and adhering to proper accounting standards.

Your Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Creating accounting schedules to support financial statements
  • Meeting strict deadlines while managing time efficiently
  • Building strong client relationships and delivering top-notch service
  • Providing insightful recommendations on accounting matters and software usage
  • Assisting with bookkeeping and VAT return preparation
  • Preparing control account reconciliations and management accounts

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • Enthusiastic and ambitious, with 1 year of accounting experience
  • Pursuing AAT level 3 or 4, ACCA, or ACA qualification
  • Strong knowledge of double-entry bookkeeping and cloud-based accounting systems (Sage, Xero, Quickbooks)
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook for efficient document production
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Shows confidence while engaging with clients and colleagues
  • Methodical thinker with problem-solving prowess
  • Proactive and self-driven, with the ability to multitask under pressure

Be a vital part of the Business Services team, where you'll be responsible for preparing financial statements and tax returns for a diverse clientele, including sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies. This role offers a unique opportunity to build strong relationships both internally and externally, providing exemplary service to your valued clients.

Unlock Your Potential:

Not only will you inspire and mentor junior staff, but the firm also encourages your own professional growth. You'll have the chance to pursue your ACCA accountancy professional qualification through an apprenticeship, opening doors to endless opportunities in the field.

Enjoy Great Perks:

  • 37.5-hour workweek, Monday to Friday
  • Competitive salary and 32 days' holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Company pension plan for a secure future
  • Pleasant and supportive work environment
  • Abundant career progression opportunities
  • Comprehensive study support for personal development

If you are a dedicated, tech-savvy, and motivated individual with a passion for accounting and a desire to excel in a thriving firm, we want to hear from you! Take the next step in your career and apply now for this exciting Accounts Semi-Senior role.