Danny Brown

Recruitment Consultant Phone: 01727 223332

Danny is our Public Practice Consultant for Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire

 
 
 
 

DANNY BROWN JOBS

 

Senior Accountant

£38,000 - £45,000

Senior Accountant

Hertford

Up to £45,000 (DOE)

A leading firm based in Hertford are seeking an Accounts Senior, to join their strong accounts team. This is a full time, Permanent role.

The ideal candidate will be fully qualified; however, our client is willing to meet exceptional candidates if their experience is sufficient and they possess the necessary attributes.

Duties:

  • Supervision and preparation of management and statutory accounts
  • Preparation of personal tax computations and self-assessment tax returns
  • Preparation of corporation tax returns
  • Liaising with HMRC
  • Be the main point of contact and face of the company for clients within the portfolio, nurturing relationships and maintaining a high-level of quality at all times
  • Training and mentoring junior staff

Requirements:

  • ACA/ACCA Qualified, or finalist
  • Knowledge of Iris, QuickBooks and Sage
  • Recent, relevant experience in a practice environment
  • Knowledge of the areas mentioned in duties, however support will be provided if some experience is lacking
  • Good communication skills, both internally and externally
  • Self-motivated with an outgoing personality
  • Able to work in a fast-moving environment to tight deadlines

If you feel you would be suitable, please apply direct or contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

Senior Accountant

Hertford

Up to £45,000 (DOE)

Tax Senior / Manager

Mixed Tax Senior / Manager
St Ives, Cambridgeshire
Very competitive salary (Depending on Experience)

AJ Chambers are working on a unique opportunity, for a Tax Senior / Manager to join an innovative and fast-moving regional firm.

As a recognised and respected regional firm, our client has ambitious plans for further growth. This is an exciting time to join a business which has a commitment to progression and staff development.

The Role:

  • Manage and develop your own client portfolio, pro-actively contributing to the acquisition of new clients and new areas of work.
  • Develop relationships with owner-managed business clients and high net worth individuals, thinking creatively to offer and provide wide ranging tax solutions and advice
  • You will manage junior tax staff and assist them in preparing personal tax returns and associated compliance forms, ready for client signature and approval, including reviewing their work prior to the issue to the client
  • You will act as a consultant to the group, in all areas of taxation as required

The Ideal Candidate:

  • You will have previous experience of trusts, managing a portfolio, dealing with high net worth individuals and have the ability to look at the 'bigger picture' for clients
  • You will have a good understanding of Income Tax, Capital Gains Tax and Inheritance Tax
  • You will be ACCA/ACA/AAT/CTA qualified
  • Ideally, you will have your own transport
  • Excellent organisational and report writing skills

What will you get in return:

  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Free Parking
  • Progression and study support towards CTA if desired
  • Very competitive Salary
  • Agile Working Scheme (WFH)
  • Commisions structure for new business

If you feel you are suitable, please apply direct or contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

Mixed Tax Senior / Manager
St Ives, Cambridgeshire
Very competitive salary (Depending on Experience)

Semi Senior Accounts & Audit

Audit & Accounts Semi Senior
Barnet
Up to £28,000 pa (Depending on Experience)

AJ Chambers Recruitment is very happy to be working with a highly regarded, Barnet based Client on their requirement for an Audit & Accounts Semi-Senior. This is a full-time, permanent role.

Audit & Accounts responsibilities:

  • Working in a client facing position, supporting senior members of the team when required
  • Planning, aiding and finalising audit assignments
  • Carrying out fieldwork on audits
  • Assisting with supervision and training of the more junior members
  • Preparation of accounts from client records
  • Visiting client premises
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships


What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • Ideally AAT Qualified (Minimum level 3) or ACA/ACCA Part-Qualified or Finalist/Newly Qualified
  • Good technical knowledge of accounting and audit standards including FRS 102
  • Experience with a variety of software's, preferably CCH
  • Ability to show strong communicational/relations skills
  • Hungry for progression and development, the firm are growing so long-term career prospects are on offer for the right candidate


What will you get in return?

  • Study Support (Financial)
  • Competitive salary (DOE)
  • A fun and supportive working environment
  • On-Site Parking
  • Real progression opportunities


If you believe you have what it takes to be successful in this Accounts Assistant role based in Stevenage and you would like to be considered, please do apply direct and we will be in touch if short-listed!

Are you an Audit and Accounts Semi-Senior looking for a practice that will support your development?

Our client is a well-established firm, with a team looking for a helpful player to join and help grow the business.

The Role:

  • Working in a client facing position, supporting senior members of the team when required
  • Planning, aiding and finalising audit assignments
  • Carrying out fieldwork on audits
  • Assisting with supervision and training of the more junior members
  • Preparation of accounts from client records
  • Visiting client premises
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Ideally ACA/ACCA Part-Qualified or Finalist/Newly Qualified
  • Good technical knowledge of accounting and audit standards including FRS 102
  • Experience with a variety of software's, preferably CCH
  • Ability to show strong communicational/relations skills
  • Hungry for progression and development, the firm are growing so long-term career prospects are on offer for the right candidate

If you feel you would be suitable, please apply direct or contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

Audit & Accounts Semi Senior
Barnet
Up to £28,000 pa (Depending on Experience)

Client Manager

Client / Team Manager £" Accountancy practice
Barnet
Up to £55,000 (Depending on Experience)

AJ Chambers Recruitment is very happy to be working with an independent firm of Chartered Accountants based in Stevenage, on their requirement for a Client. This is a full-time, permanent role.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and manage clients' accounts, tax and value-added services assignments, to include monitoring progress against budget and established timeframe, review of work completed by junior team members and resolving all issues prior to Partner review;
  • Assist in the management of the overall team on a day to day basis;
  • Manage a portfolio of clients including client take-on procedures to include the preparation of accounts and tax returns for companies, sole traders, partnerships and individuals;
  • Act as a major point of contact within the firm for client requests/needs, keeping clients informed of progress in relation to all aspects of the service provided and maintaining regular contact with clients;
  • Provision of general tax advice to clients;
  • Develop, retain and motivate junior members of staff (includes ensuring job appraisal documentation is completed within deadlines and ensuring appropriate objectives and development plans are in place for appraisees)
  • Work as part of the management team on issues such as resources planning, staff retention, improving our tools and processes and efficiency gains
  • Keep up to date with all technical developments to ensure continued excellent services with the client

What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • ACCA/ACA qualified would be ideal although suitable experience qualified by experience would be seriously considered
  • Strong IRIS, Xero, Sage and QuickBooks experience
  • A proven track record in this kind of role
  • Good commercial acumen
  • Excellent time management and priority setting
  • An understanding of the pressures and importance of effective portfolio management
  • Ability to communicate well with clients and understand their requirements

What will you get in return?

  • Competitive salary (DOE)
  • Own Portfolio of varied and interesting clients
  • A fun and supportive working environment
  • Extensive benefits package
  • Management title and a team to manage
  • On site parking

If you believe you have what it takes to be successful in this Client / Team Manager role based in Stevenage and you would like to be considered, please do apply direct and we will be in touch if short-listed.

Client / Team Manager £" Accountancy practice
Stevenage
Up to £55,000 (Depending on Experience)

Audit Senior

Audit Senior - Stevenage

AJ Chambers have recently started working on a new opportunity for an experienced Audit Senior, to leading independent firm, based within Stevenage.

The firm have been fortunate to win a number of new clients and so due to the growth in workload, are seeking someone to help support an already experienced and dynamic team.

The Role:

  • You will be expected to lead on small audit jobs
  • You will be assisting on larger audit assignments within the team as required
  • You will be required to prepare accounts for a variety of businesses
  • You will be helping to support and train the more junior members of the team

The Ideal Candidate:

  • A proven background in Audit within a UK practice is essential, as is front line client contact
  • Qualified to ICAEW/ACCA or by experience
  • A working knowledge of corporation tax would be helpful
  • Must be keen to be involved in all aspects of audit planning and have a good working knowledge of accounts preparation under UK GAAP
  • Experience of CCH accounts software would be advantageous, or other similar software packages
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Self-motivated, hardworking, flexible and prepared to undertake some travel

If you feel you would be suitable, please apply direct or contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

Audit Senior - Stevenage

Taxation - Tax Assistant

Tax Assistant

Wisbech

Up to £28,000 (DOE)

AJ Chambers are currently recruiting for a leading independent Accountancy Firm, looking for an experienced VAT Tax Assistant, to join their friendly team. This is a full time permanant role.

The firm's ideal candidate would be an ambitious Tax practitioner, able to demonstrate broad technical knowledge of VAT, with experience in managing a portfolio of clients' tax affairs.

The Role:

  • To ensure VAT quality at all times as directed by the Partner, and to assist with internal and external quality assurance, ensuring any actions are completed in line with the firm's professional standards
  • To act as the day-to-day point of contact for the client, and to practice the principles of excellent client service at all times
  • To ensure that the assignment is undertaken in accordance with the pre-assignment instructions, and to carry out more complex aspects of the assignment efficiently, thoroughly and in accordance with the firm's procedures
  • To maintain an awareness of the firm's specialist services and publications to ensure effective client service
  • To develop an advanced level of technical knowledge through appropriate reading and courses and an awareness of the firm's services, brochures and publications

The Duties:

  • Experience in VAT
  • Proven ability in VAT enquiries
  • Proven experience in client handling and managing a busy portfolio
  • Good standard of education, particularly in Maths and English
  • Prior experience within HM Revenue & Customs would be desirable
  • Experience of a client or customer facing environment

If you were interested in this role, or feel you would be suitable, please apply direct or contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

Tax Assistant

Wisbech

Up to £28,000 (DOE)