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Accounts Senior

60700
£35,000 - £42,000

A top 100 firm of accountants based in Oxford are currently looking for a Qualified Accounts Senior to join their rapidly expanding team. They have a strong focus on innovation and technology to help their clients make informed decisions on how to grow their business. Their clients range from private clients to owner-managed businesses and large international subsidiaries.

They see their people as the future of their business and are known for having a friendly and supportive team culture built around their values of collaboration, respect, innovation and expertise. Everyone receives training and development not just around technical knowledge but also around commercial, management and leadership skills.

Duties:

  • Building long lasting client relationships
  • Supporting a number of Partners and Managers whilst also managing your own diverse portfolio of clients and being their primary point of contact
  • Using a variety of accounting software packages including CCH, Sage and Xero
  • Developing and applying your technical and commercial knowledge
  • Ensuring assignments are completed to a high standard, in time and within budgets agreed with Directors
  • Preparing and reviewing working papers, statutory accounts and management accounts for sole traders, limited companies and partnerships
  • Preparing and reviewing corporation tax computations and returns
  • Managing own workload in a timely and efficient manner while all the time ensuring we exceed client expectations
  • Supervising, training and assisting more junior members of the team
  • Assisting with billing
  • Attendance at networking events and building your profile locally

What they can offer you:

  • Exposure to a wide range of clients across many industry sectors
  • Director level Mentor and a Line Manager who will work closely with you to support you through your development and provide day to day guidance
  • Competitive salary and benefits package including pension, life assurance, retail discount scheme and flexible working
  • 22 days holiday including bank holidays increasing with service plus the opportunity to buy/sell holiday to fit your lifestyle
  • Attractive central Oxford office
  • A comprehensive induction to help you get up to speed
  • If required, full funding and support to complete the ACCA/ACA qualification, including study leave & time off for exams

Requirements:

  • ACCA/ACA Qualified or Finalist
  • At least 2-3 years UK practice accounts experience
  • Able to produce high quality work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Create a positive impression with clients and staff
  • A proactive approach, prepared to go the extra mile
  • Enjoy developing junior staff
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