Accounts & Audit Semi Senior or Senior

We are a small, modern accountancy practice based in Sevenoaks. Due to continued organic growth and expansion, we have a vacancy for an audit and accounts senior to provide exceptional audit and assurance services to our clients. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious audit and accounts senior who has a genuine interest in pursuing a career in practice. The role offers variety, flexibility, autonomy and excellent internal progression opportunities for a proactive candidate willing to go the extra mile.

About the candidate – Essential minimum requirements:
  • Part – qualified or Qualified ACA/ACCA or QBE
  • At least two years’ experience working in a practice
  • Understanding of Charity SORP requirements
  • Preparing financial statements to a high quality
  • Ability to efficiently supervise juniors and manage a small audit team
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good (formal and informal) written English
  • Reliable, organised and able to meet deadlines
  • Car driver
Desirable but not essential:
  • Ability to use Mercia audit work programmes
  • Ability to prepare accounts for Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies

The Role

Job Specification – Main responsibilities include:
  • Preparing financial statements of small and large organisations
  • Independent examination of charity accounts
  • Undertaking audit assignments from planning to completion
  • Preparing working papers to a high standard
  • Supervising and training junior staff
  • Preparing management accounts and other reports
  • Ensuring deadlines and budgets are adhered to
  • Using various cloud-based software including QuickBooks and Xero.
  • Liaising with clients on all assignments
  • Perform other job-related duties as necessary

If you are keen to secure a progressive Audit Senior role within a unique specialist firm offering a great career progression, please apply today to find out more.

Please send your CV, with a cover note stating the current salary and explaining why you’re suitable for the role.

Job Types: Permanent Full-time. It could be part-time for the right candidate.

Salary: negotiable


Bookkeeping and Accounting Intern

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain practical bookeeping and accountancy experience with an AAT Accredited Employer for a candidate having a genuine interest in pursuing a career in accountancy.

The firm uses latest cloud based accounting and tax software and offer a very dynamic environment.

Since you will be working for a small practice, you will get a chance to have hands-on experience with all round tasks involved in bookkeeping and accounting.

About the candidate:

– working toward AAT Level 2 or 3 qualification
– basic knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting
– strong attention to detail
– good (formal and informal) command of English language with excellent telephone manner
– IT literate, skilled in Excel and capable of learning new software quickly
– reliable, organised and able to meet deadlines

Job Specification:

– Bookkeeping on Excel, Quickbooks, Xero and VT in house and clients’ premises
– Bank reconciliation on each of the software above
– Liaising with clients to resolve bookkeeping queries
– Process Payroll
– Preparing trial balance and working papers
– Preparing annual accounts
– Tax Returns/ CT600
– VAT returns
– Exposure to various cloud based software including Quickbooks & Xero

Please send your CV, with cover note explaining why you’re suitable for/want the role.

Job Types: Full-time, Internship, Permanent

Salary: negotiable