Audit and Accounts Assistant Manager
Location: High Wycombe, HP11
Seymour Taylor is an award winning firm of Accountants operating as part of the Hampden Group. We offer the services of a large corporate accountancy firm with the personal touch normally associated with a smaller accountancy practice. As one of the longest established firms of accountants in High Wycombe and the Thames Valley, our highly experienced team of accountants, tax and business advisers offer a wealth of expertise to our clients.
What we offer
Seymour Taylor operates from pleasant, air conditioned offices about 10 minutes’ walk from High Wycombe town centre and directly opposite the Rye. This role offers a competitive salary, life insurance, pension, flexi-time and 25 days holiday.
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We are a well-established, expanding, forward thinking firm and we are looking for an experienced Assistant Manager to join our audit and accounts team. The audit and accounts department is made up of managers, audit and accounts seniors and training staff studying towards a mix of ACA, ACCA and AAT qualifications.
The ideal candidate should have completed their ACCA or ACA qualification and have a minimum of 3 years post qualified general practice experience, with a good level of exposure across audit, accounts and tax.
The role will include managing a portfolio of clients, with the responsibility of controlling assignments as they proceed, comprising of a variety of accounts preparation, audit work and tax assignments. The role would include supervision of junior staff, providing them with assistance when required and reviewing of their work. Excellent time management and the ability to successfully delegate will be key elements of the role.
Experience of the following computer packages is advantageous but not essential; Iris; Sage Line 50; Caseware; Quick books. Good verbal and written skills are essential.
There will be opportunity for the successful candidate to progress within the firm and therefore they should be dedicated to a career in practice. The position comes with full CPD training and we are an approved training practice for ACA and ACCA if the successful candidate wishes to continue approved training in order to gain their practising certificate.
The Seymour Taylor recruitment process will be conducted on the basis of merit and ability without discrimination of but not limited to race, religion, colour, gender, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status to ensure all applicants are treated equally.
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