Scott Golding

Principal Consultant Phone: 01702 410413

Scott is the Principal Consultant for the East England Team. He oversees a team of specialist Consultants and Researchers, delivering an expert service to candidates and clients ranging from nationwide firms, leading regional independent firms and smaller, family run practices.

 
 
 
 

SCOTT GOLDING JOBS

 

Accounts - Semi Senior Accountant

£26,000 - £31,000

A progressive and modern chartered accountancy firm in Romford are looking to appoint a Semi Senior Accountant, either part qualified or with 2-3 years practice experience to join their dynamic firm.

You will gain fantastic exposure to all areas of accounts, corporate tax and audit if desired, although the audit aspect is flexible.

Remuneration & Benefits:

  • £26,000 + based on experience
  • 23 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Full block release study support
  • Company paid life insurance scheme and company pension
  • Early finish on Fridays
  • Flexible working hours and possible home/remote working
  • Opportunity for charity volunteering in work hours
  • Regular team events

Semi Senior Accountant Duties:

  • Preparation of small and medium sized limited company and LLP accounts
  • Preparation of industry specific accounts including solicitors accounts and charities
  • Audit fieldwork as part of an audit team
  • Providing detailed discussion notes for client meetings on accounting and tax related aspects
  • Direct client involvement £" working with the client to solve queries and provide recommendations.
  • Management accounts preparation and cash flow projections
  • VAT work
  • Mix initially likely to be: 65% accounts/corporation tax, 25% VAT work 10% Audit

For Further information on this Semi Senior Accountant position, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding from AJ Chambers.

Semi Senior Accountant £" Romford

Outsourcing - Outsourcing Supervisor

£30,000 - £35,000

I am working closely with a modern, progressive and family orientated firm of chartered accountants in Saffron Walden that are keen to appoint an Outsourcing Supervisor for their growing Virtual Finance Team. This role can be open to a permanent home set up if desired/required.

Benefits:

  • Up to £35,000 (pro rata)
  • Free Parking
  • 23 Days holiday, flexible working hours and home working capabilities
  • Fun and friendly office environment with social events (when able!)

Outsourcing Supervisor £" Core Duties:

  • Bookkeeping on Xero mainly but also on Sage and QuickBooks
  • VAT return preparation
  • Preparation of Management Accounts
  • Company Formation services
  • Business start-up services
  • Online accounting
  • Small business accounting and tax compliance

Qualifications / Skills and Experience:

  • AAT or equivalent bookkeeping qualifications
  • Up-to-date and appropriate knowledge and skills in your technical field to enable you to fulfil the purpose of your role
  • Computer skills appropriate to your role
  • Verbal and written communication skills appropriate to your role

For further information on this Outsourcing Supervisor position, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding at AJ Chambers.

Accounts - Accounts and Audit Manager

£50,000 - £60,000

We are working closely with an impressive chartered accountancy firm in Chelmsford, Essex who are looking to appoint an Accounts and Audit Manager.

Our client is very modern, and cloud orientated and can offer a healthy work life balance whilst working with some larger, interesting clients.

Remuneration Package

  • £50,000 - £60,000 depending on experience
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • After 2 years of service, improved pension to 7.5%, life cover and private medical insurance offered
  • Social office with annual events and Christmas events

Accounts and Audit Manager Duties:

  • General split expected at 70% Accounts, 30% Audit
  • Review and preparation of small and medium sized limited company and LLP accounts primarily from a trial balance as well as manual client records.
  • Preparation of industry specific accounts including: solicitors accounts and charities
  • Managing audit schedules and reviewing audit files
  • Providing detailed discussion notes for client meetings on accounting and tax related aspects
  • Direct client involvement £" working with the client to solve queries and provide recommendations.
  • Bespoke tax and accounting technical projects as they arise
  • Supervision and development of assistants
  • Review of work produced by assistants

Key Attributes:

  • Qualified at ACCA or ACA
  • 2 Years + post qualified experience
  • Works well in leading and developing a team
  • Strong communication skills to communicate with clients and colleagues

For further information on this Accounts and Audit Manager position, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding from AJ Chambers.

Accounts and Audit Manager £" Chelmsford, Essex

Outsourcing - Payroll/Practice Manager

£30,000 - £35,000

AJ Chambers are working exclusively with a very impressive independent firm of chartered accountants that are looking to appoint a Payroll Manager/Practice Manager for their growing firm.

You will have sole management of the firms payroll function, include pension schemes. The portfolio is split evenly between companies and directors and can offer a strong remuneration package. You will also be responsible to support the wider team on the below duties:

Payroll Manager - Benefits:

  • £30,000 - £35,000
  • Flexible working arrangement on a 35-hour week (standard hours are 9-5)
  • Up to 25 days holiday available
  • Friendly and supportive team and office environment

Payroll Manager/Practice Manager £" Core Duties:

  • Management and end to end processing of the firms payroll function, including pension schemes
  • Raising invoices for the firm
  • Management of the client database
  • Communicating with clients over the phone and email with general queries
  • Typing of letters under instruction of client manager
  • Filing confirmation statements (any other Co-Sec experience would prove very beneficial)
  • Providing general support to client managers

For further information on this Payroll Manager/Practice Manager vacancy, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding from AJ Chambers Recruitment.

Accounts - Accounts Assistant

£20,000 - £30,000

AJ Chambers is representing, on an exclusive basis, a well-established and growing accountancy firm in their search to appoint an Accounts Assistant.

In this role, you will work in an experienced team, with full support from your Directors and colleagues to achieve your qualification and progress to a Senior position. Our clients will fund all courses and offers study leave and will actively encourage you to challenge your knowledge on day-to-day responsibilities.

Location: King's Lynn, Norfolk

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (DOE and level of qualification)

What will you get in return?

  • Competitive salary up to £30,000 (DOE)
  • AAT or ACCA study support
  • Performance bonuses paid at Christmas
  • Flexible working hours and home working opportunities
  • A fun and supportive working environment
  • On-Site Parking

Accounts Assistant - Duties:

  • Prepare annual accounts for clients ranging in turnover and sector, including sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies
  • Personal tax and corporate tax computations and submission of such returns
  • Supporting the Senior's and Managers on the workload and supervision of Trainees
  • Reviewing the bookkeeping and VAT work completed by Trainees and complete more complex tasks and queries in this area
  • Handling client queries and liaising with the HMRC
  • Progression to working on more complex client accounts and taking on board a portfolio when qualified
  • Attending audit fieldwork exercises and planning meetings with Managers/Partners

Accounts Assistant - Personal Specification

  • 2-5 years Public Practice experience
  • Currently studying for ACA/ACCA qualification or looking to commence these studies after completion of the AAT.
  • Ideally experienced in the use of either Sage, IRIS or Xero although system experience is not essential

For further information on this Accounts Assistant position, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding from AJ Chambers Recruitment.

Accounts - Semi Senior Accountant

£22,000 - £27,000

AJ Chambers has an exclusive offering with an incredibly modern and progressive firm of accountants that is keen to employ a Semi Senior Accountant. They will support the ACCA/ACA/AAT with a full study package and quickly progress someone keen to a Senior position upon qualification. This is a fantastic role for someone looking to develop their client-facing and supervisory skills longer term in a friendly and dynamic environment.

Location: Maldon, Essex

Semi Senior Accountant - Duties:

  • Accounts production for limited companies, sole traders and partnerships (main focus will be on limited companies)
  • Preparation of personal and corporate tax returns when finalising accounts jobs
  • Supporting the Senior's and Managers on the workload and supervision of Trainees
  • Reviewing the bookkeeping and VAT work completed by Trainees and complete more complex tasks and queries in this area
  • Handling client queries and liaising with the HMRC
  • Progression to working on more complex management accounts when trained

What will you get in return?

  • Competitive salary up to £28,000 (DOE)
  • AAT or ACCA/ACA study support
  • Performance bonuses paid at Christmas
  • Flexible working hours and home working opportunities
  • A fun and supportive working environment
  • On-Site Parking
  • Pension, life cover insurances and private medical benefits

What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • 3+ years Public Practice experience
  • Currently studying for ACA/ACCA qualification or looking to commence these studies after completion of the AAT.
  • Ideally experienced in the use of either Sage, IRIS or Xero although system experience is not essential

For further information on this Semi Senior Accountant position, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding from AJ Chambers Recruitment.

AJ Chambers - Semi Senior Accountant