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Accounts Senior

Job Title: Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Egham
Industry:
Salary: 38000 - 45000
Reference: 19-07-42
Contact Name: Chris Howden
Contact Email: chris.howden@wilkinskennedy.com
Job Published: November 04, 2019 11:56

Job Description

 

Job Purpose:

 

We are seeking an additional team member to join our Heathrow Office Accounts, Business Services and Outsourcing Team.  The main purpose of this role is to support Cloud Accounting, Digital & Outsourcing, helping to lead on the provision of these services for our clients.

 

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

 

  • Maintain an up-to-date (cutting-edge) knowledge of Cloud accounting software and associated Applications;
  • Work on a portfolio of clients;
  • Establish, develop and maintain a working relationship with clients, ensuring delivery of work within deadlines and meeting client expectations within scopes specified;
  • Prepare Management Accounts, VAT Returns, Budgets and Forecasts, both in-hose and at client premises;
  • Attend to the entry & processing of client data, supervise the work of junior staff and liaise with our third party suppliers;
  • Assist in the scoping and tender of new Outsourcing work;
  • Undertake business development activities to increase the profile of the firm and promote the Heathrow office services.

 

Key Requirements:

 

  • Extensive knowledge of Sage 50, Xero and QuickBooks Online;
  • Excellent practical working knowledge of Excel;
  • Driving Licence;
  • Professional and approachable manner with effective communication skills;
  • Works well under time pressure and is used to meeting deadlines;
  • Organised individual who understands the importance of delivering excellent client service in a cost-effective manner.

 

Desirable

 

  • Qualifications: ACA, ACCA, AAT or CIMA is desirable
  • Practice experience