Semi Senior / Senior Accountant needed for an established firm of Accountants based in Essex
Job: Semi Senior / Senior Accountant
Location: Braintree / Witham
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + study support and benefits
Hays are recruiting for a reputable and well established firm of Accountants in North Essex. Reporting directly into the Senior Managers and Partners, you will undertake accounts assignments as directed, main duties will include:
General book-keeping on behalf of multiple clients using relevant accounting systems (including Sage, Quickbooks and IRIS).
Preparation of financial accounts from incomplete records, including bank reconciliation, control account reconciliation, fixed asset accounting, calculation of debtors and creditors, nominal ledger accounting and preparation of trial balance, etc.
Competing and submitting VAT returns.
Assisting in the preparation of management accounts and financial forecasts.
Processing client payrolls - processing P45's, P46's, P60's and P11ds.
Visit client premises to set up and maintain book-keeping records and quarterly VAT returns and provide support to clients, who maintain their own records, using the relevant accounting
Year End accounts
The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of accounts gained from previously working in an accounting firm. You will have a strong understanding of accounts preparation and be either qualified, part qualified or qualified by experience. Candidates that are looking to study towards AAT, ACA or ACCA will be fully supported.