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Accounts Semi-Senior/Assistant

22,286 P.A. ?
Wilkins Kennedy

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Reporting to the Managers, you will be responsible for assisting with the preparation of year end accounts; preparation of tax returns and providing business advice to clients. You will continue studying for the relevant professional experience with a view to becoming a qualified accountant.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Preparation of accounts for a variety of clients
  • Preparation of corporation tax computations
  • Liaison with and dealing with basic client queries
  • Assists with drafting updated engagement letters for dispatch to client well in advanced of audit commitment.
  • Preparation of accounts for a variety of small clients.
  • Preparation of all draft documents including letter of representation and minutes
  • Arrange for tax computation to be prepared by the tax team and provide them with all the data which they have requested, along with a drafted tax comp. Subsequently posts tax journals and update the accounts file for the tax computation received.
  • Highlights any deficiencies in client records provided or in the conduct of the client’s business which are material or a cause for concern and recommends action to client to improve matters.
  • To ensure necessary adjustments are made to accounts before they are finalised and that disclosure checklists are completed.
  • Management accounts preparation
  • Delegate analysis work to more junior staff and monitor progress, including reviewing work once complete.
  • Travelling to client premises as required and to deal with clients in a professional manner either in person, telephone or by email.
  • To look after associated departmental administration.
  • To complete the ACA qualification


Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Part qualified at either AAT/ACA/ACCA
  • Competent in Microsoft office, including Excel and Word
  • Eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • Ability to prioritise workload in order to achieve work deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • To demonstrate good timekeeping skills as well as displaying a professional attitude in all aspects of their work.
  • The ability to communicate with different levels of employees
  • The ability to assist with junior team members
  • To demonstrate the ability to use initiative as well as develop an understanding of when to ask questions

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