Accounts Executive

Accounts, Insurance / Financial Services
£25,000 to £30,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:
Full time

We are currently looking to recruit a full time Accounts Executive based in Colchester, working as part of the Business Advisory team. 

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to use their traditional accounting experience and combine it with modern accounting practices through the implementation of cloud accounting software. 

Applicants must possess either AAT, ACCA or ACA qualification. Experience of business services in a practice environment is essential. Good communication, IT skills and a professional manner are also required. The role is office based however may on occasion involve travelling to clients premises, which may be outside office hours. 

Main duties will include: 

•Preparation of financial accounts from incomplete records, including bank reconciliation, control account reconciliation, control account reconciliation, fixed asset accounting, calculation of debtors and creditors, nominal ledger accounting and preparation of trial balance etc. 
•Preparation of management accounts and financial forecasts 
•To visit client premises to set up and maintain book-keeping records and quarterly VAT returns and provide support to clients, who maintain their own records, using Xero and other accounting systems 
•Assistance in tax compliance work for clients, e.g. preparation of Tax Returns, VAT returns, Payrolls etc. 

To discuss in more detail please call Jody or email