A fast-paced Bedfordshire based accountancy practice is seeking a Semi Senior to support their growing accountancy team. This Semi Senior Accountant job in Bedford is suitable for an AAT qualified accountant working in a public practice accountancy firm but looking for further development.
This established Accounting firm in Bedfordshire offers a complete business service for a wide range of clients across Bedfordshire and beyond. They pride themselves on their proactive and progressive approach to client service. The practice provides a fully outsourced accounting service, as well as Audit, Tax and Corporate Finance services.
Working with a diverse client portfolio, the successful candidate will be involved in the full accounts process, which will include reviewing statutory accounts prepared by more junior accountants. There will be a small amount of Audit exposure, and previous audit experience would be desirable (but not essential).
The main duties will include:
• Preparation and review of clients’ accounts, including tax computations
• Complete monthly / quarterly bookkeeping and management accounts
• VAT returns
• Assistance with tax planning for clients
• Audit fieldwork
The ideal candidate will be either ACA or ACCA part qualified, or AAT qualified. To further their progress, by working closely with the Senior Management team the successful Semi Senior will gain substantial hands-on experience as well as developing their managerial skills through the autonomous nature of the role.
You will have 18 months’ plus experience working in a Public Practice Accountancy firm, and enjoy client contact. Qualities required for the role include strong verbal communication skills, tenacity and a commitment to delivering excellence. Good IT skills and familiarity with a range of computer software packages would be an advantage.
Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are specialists in accountancy practice recruitment with over a decade of experience in recruiting across Audit, Accounts, Tax, Corporate Finance, VAT & Employment Tax.