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Danny Brown

Accounts Semi Senior – Leading Independent advisory firm

St Albans

Full time | Permanent

Up to £30,000 (DOE)

Do you want to develop your career in an established accountancy and advisory practice with a reputation for fresh thinking and flexibility?

Are you highly motivated and looking for responsibility for a full portfolio of SME general practice clients? This may be the role for you!

This role would require you to be commercial and proactive in fee development and regularly attend networking and BD events/functions with senior members of the team.

To be successful in this role, you would be positive, organised and detail-oriented, managing your time effectively and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Strong IT skills are required; however, all in-house systems training will be provided.

You will be working in the team that looks after entrepreneurial and owner-managed businesses as well as the firm’s larger non-audit corporate clients. This team provides services which include bookkeeping, VAT returns, management accounts, statutory accounts and corporation tax returns. You will report to more senior members in the team as well as directly to clients. As the team grows you will also supervise other team members. You will be in direct contact with clients face-to-face, over the phone/video meetings and by email, and so excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing statutory accounts
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Preparing monthly and quarterly management accounts
  • Preparing corporation tax returns

Experience Required:

  • ACA/ACCA part Qualified
  • Up to date knowledge of corporate taxes
  • Strong time management skills
  • Commercial and proactive approach to client engagement

This firm takes a refreshingly modern approach to accountancy. They work closely and proactively with clients to help them remain compliant, manage their finances and achieve their ambitions. Their team pride themselves on being approachable and offering ‘down to earth’ advice. Working from their contemporary office in the heart of St Albans, Hertfordshire, you will be welcomed into their ever-growing team. Regardless of your role you can expect to be fully supported in developing your career.

What’s in it for you?

  • Hybrid working pattern with the opportunity to combine office and client working with some home working.
  • Social committee
  • Pension with optional salary exchange scheme
  • Life Insurance at four times basic annual salary
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • Annual leave starting at 25 days (plus Statutory Bank Holidays), increasing with length of service
  • Professional subscription fees paid
  • Benefits platform offering discounts, wellness platform, additional holiday purchase, cycle to work scheme
  • Generous recruitment referral scheme
  • Social committee organising numerous subsidised events
  • Casual dress
  • Kitchen stocked with fruit, snacks and breakfast items plus hot and cold drinks
  • Flu vaccination

If you feel you would be suitable for this role and would like to be considered, please apply direct, or contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

Accounts Semi Senior – Leading Independent advisory firm

St Albans

Full time | Permanent

Up to £30,000 (DOE)

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