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Stratford Upon Avon is a medieval market town in the West Midlands.
Theatre lovers are spoiled for choice with three theatres run by the prestigious Royal Shakespeare Company putting on regular performances in the town’s magnificent riverside theatre. The town also has The Stratford Arts House which is home to the renowned orchestra, the Orchestra of the Swan, and a host of other music venues. With the town being the birthplace of Shakespeare, there is plenty of history to explore including Tudor World museum, the annual Stratford-upon-Avon Literary Festival, and several key houses linked to Shakespeare himself. The Avon Canal, which runs through the County, offers sightseeing cruises and beautiful cycling routes.
The town has a diverse economy spanning a variety of sectors including tourism, retail, finance and insurance, information technology and engineering. Major companies located in Stratford Upon Avon include NFU Mutual Insurance Company, and AMEC.
Stratford Upon Avon is well connected by the M40 motorway and excellent rail links. Birmingham Airport is located just 18 miles from the town too.
Stratford upon Avon is an excellent location to pursue an accountancy job.
Why choose Public Practice Recruitment Ltd for Audit Jobs in Stratford upon Avon?
- Working with accountancy firms throughout Stratford upon Avon to recruit into audit accountant jobs we work with ACA and ACCA qualified auditors who wish to work with firms of accountants in Startford upon Avon.
- Our accountancy firm clients in Startford upon Avon provide audit services to companies as well as charity audits, SRA audits (solicitors rules audits), academy audits and company group audits to organisations requiring an audit in Stratford upon Avon.
Our audit recruitment in Stratford upon Avon knowledge for auditors at Public Practice Recruitment Ltd is regularly sought by auditors and accountancy firms in Startford upon Avon and across Warwickshire who are looking to recruit audit accountants.
- If you are looking for an audit job in Stratford upon Avon contact us today.
- Audit jobs in accountancy public practices require ACA or ACCA qualifications. It is highly recommended for an audit accountant working in an accountancy firm to study towards their ACA or ACCA qualification.
- Some accountancy firms will accept qualified by experience auditors, as they have several years audit experience within a public practice accountancy firm. This would be despite not holding a professional accountancy qualification.
Latest Accountancy Jobs
Corporate Finance PartnerAre you an experienced Corporate Finance Partner or Corporate Finance Manager seeking your next career step to lead the corporate finance offering for a leading accountancy firm? Is your current employer not delivering on promises and expectations or lacking the foresight to meet your ambitions as a Corporate Finance professional? If you are looking to work for a business that will value your accountancy experience and technical proficiency, this Corporate Finance Partner role could be for you.Worcester
Tax SeniorAre you an experienced tax professional looking for a career move to become a Tax Senior within a multi-office, multi-partner accountancy firm? Would you like to work with a firm of accountants that will value and reward your knowledge and promote a work/life balance? If so, this Tax Senior role within a supportive and forward-thinking practice in Guildford could be for you. ACA, ACCA or CA qualified, you will ideally also be CTA qualified or CTA finalist. You must be an out-and-out tax professional and have a minimum of three years of demonstrable accountancy practice experience.Guildford
Semi Senior AccountantAre you a Semi Senior Accountant looking to work with a firm that will value your expertise? Are you a Junior Accountant looking to work for a firm of accountants that will support your professional development? Then this accountancy practice in Birmingham could be for you. ACA, CA or ACCA qualified, you’ll ideally have a minimum of two years of experience within an accountancy practice.Birmingham
Audit PartnerAre you a technically excellent Audit Manager or Audit Partner Designate seeking the next step in your career? Are you an Audit Partner Designate or Audit Partner looking to work for a firm of accountants that will view your technical proficiency as invaluable and support a work/life balance? If so, this Audit Partner role within this multi-partner accountancy firm in London could be for you. Ideally, you’ll have RI status and be ACA, ACCA, or CA qualified and with a demonstrable background and experience in planning and completing audits for a varied range of clients.London
Tax ManagerAre you an experienced tax professional looking for a career move to become a Tax Manager within an independent, full-service accountancy firm? Would you like to work with a firm of accountants that will value and reward your knowledge and promote a work/life balance? If so, this Tax Manager role within a supportive and forward-thinking practice in London could be for you. ATT or CTA qualified, you will be an out-and-out tax professional and have at least five years of demonstrable accountancy practice experience.London
Semi Senior AccountantAre you a Semi Senior Accountant looking to work with a high-profile accountancy firm that will value your expertise? Are you a Junior Accountant looking to work for a firm of accountants that will provide learning programmes within a positive and supportive environment? If so, this leading accountancy practice in London could be for you. Studying towards your ACA or ACCA qualification or already qualified, you’ll ideally be AAT qualified with a minimum of two years of experience within an accountancy practice.London
Interim Audit ManagerAre you an experienced Auditor or Audit Manager seeking your next contract role with an independent and established accountancy firm? Are you looking for a six month audit interim job? Are you looking to work for a firm of accountants that will view your technical proficiency within audit and accounts as invaluable? If so, this interim Audit Manager role within a supportive accountancy firm in Plymouth could be for you.Plymouth
Audit & Accounts SeniorAre you an experienced Audit Senior seeking your next challenge with an established accountancy firm? Or an aspirational Semi-Senior looking to step into a more senior audit focussed role? Are you looking to work for a firm of accountants that will view your technical proficiency within audit and accounts as invaluable? If so, this Audit & Accounts Senior role within a supportive accountancy firm in Leeds could be for you. You’ll be ACCA or ACA qualified with at least five years of accountancy practice experience and be passionate about using your audit skills to help clients. You’ll need excellent communication skills and the ability to quickly build relationships with clients -- always aiming to deliver excellent customer service.Leeds
Junior AccountantAre you an ambitious Junior Accountant looking to progress your career in accountancy with a supportive firm where you’ll get the opportunity to work closely with Partners? Are you looking to work for a firm of accountants that will value your hard work and support your study? If so, this Junior Accountant role within a friendly, independent accountancy firm in Leeds could be for you. AAT qualified with a minimum of two years of practice experience; you’ll also have the drive and ambition to continue your personal and professional development.Leeds
Tax SeniorAre you an experienced tax professional looking for a career move to become a Tax Senior within a multi-office, multi-partner accountancy firm? Would you like to work with a firm of accountants that will value and reward your knowledge and promote a work/life balance? If so, this Tax Senior role within a supportive and forward-thinking practice in St Albans could be for you. ACA, ACCA, CA, or CTA qualified, you will be an out-and-out tax professional and have demonstrable accountancy practice experience.St Albans
Candidates - a career in Accounts
To succeed in Accounts, you need a healthy mix of interpersonal skills and an acute eye for detail. You also need to be reasonably computer literate.
As an Accounts Assistant
You’ll be providing admin support to accountants, undertaking clerical tasks such as
- making phone calls
- handling mail
- basic bookkeeping
- helping to keep the office running smoothly
- dealing with customers and external agencies
Accounts assistants are usually expected to be in work during typical daytime office hours.
Working as part of a team within a business environment, you’ll be full or part-time and your contract could be permanent or temporary, depending on the specific vacancy you go for. You may have to travel too.
Take advantage of offers of training and you may find promotion opportunities come your way. The next step on the career ladder would be as …
The typical qualities of a successful Assistant Accountant include
- part-qualified AAT –
- excellent Excel skills
- the ability to be diplomatic and discrete
- a pro-active approach and the ability to focus on system and reporting improvements
- payroll experience
- experience in preparation of statutory and balance sheet accounts
Your duties might include
- monthly management account preparation
- production of profit and loss statements
- to complete and maintain sales invoices and reports
- accruals & prepayments
- assisting in the preparation of statutory accounts for review
- bank reconciliation, posting and balancing
- weekly wages, petty cash and other journal posting
- quarterly VAT return preparation
Accountants go through a rigorous qualification and recruitment process. Employers generally look for graduates and school leavers who are
- able to reflect on their own work, as well as the wider consequences of financial decisions
- genuinely interested in business and possess a degree of business acumen
- organised and can manage deadlines
- good in a team
- skilled communicators and have good interpersonal skills
- proficient in IT
- able to be analytical
- methodical in their approach and have proven problem-solving skills
- highly numerate
What exactly does an Accountant do?
An Accountant provides financial advice to clients. These clients could range from solo professionals to multinational organisations or any scale of business in between.
Accountants frequently specialise in specific areas of practice
- management consultancy
- forensic accountancy
- corporate finance
A general overview of the role of an Accountant
- preparing accounts and tax returns
- administering payrolls and controlling income and expenditure
- auditing financial information
- compiling and presenting reports, budgets, business plans, commentaries and financial statements
- analysing accounts and business plans
- providing tax planning services with reference to current legislation
- financial forecasting and risk analysis
- dealing with insolvency cases
- negotiating the terms of business deals and moves with clients and associated organisations
- meeting and interviewing clients
- managing colleagues, workloads and deadlines.
“Garry was really helpful from the very start. He was able to organise numerous interviews in quick succession, his communication was faultless, and he managed to sort all the queries I had, no matter how minor. He managed to arrange for my study debt to be paid off and I couldn’t have asked for anything more. I would recommend Public Practice Recruitment Ltd!”
“I have worked with Garry over the last 9 years during which he has helped me with strategic job moves which have seen my career progress from Tax Advisor to Tax Director. I have always found Garry’s market knowledge and career advice to be exceptional. I cannot recommend Garry and Public Practice Recruitment Ltd highly enough as they really are experts in their field.”
“Garry and Public Practice Recruitment Ltd have great connections and contacts throughout accountancy firms across the UK. This means that they can match the needs of both the firms and candidates rather than just dealing with volumes. Garry is great to discuss matters with and is honest and open with his knowledge and opinions and keeps up to date with developments across the profession. I would highly recommend him and his business to both candidates and firms.”
Accountant Jobs and Careers in Stratford upon Avon
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We’ve helped dozens of Stratford upon Avon accountancy firms to source the very best accountancy candidates. Where firms have traditionally struggled to recruit accountants, we’ve soon helped them to become the accountancy firm of choice in their area.
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