23 January 2020
Accounts Clerk Vacancy

Job title: Accounts Clerk

Location: Southend-on-Sea

Department: Audit and Accounts

Reports to: Management

Training Partner: Chris Humpage (ICAEW) or Paul Stafford (ACCA & AAT)

Job summary

We are looking for a skilled Accounts Clerk to join our Southend practice, to perform a variety of accounting, auditing and financial tasks.

The key objective of this role is to be a productive and developing member of the audit and accounts team, while continuously improving your knowledge, ability and performance.

Role responsibilities

The Accounts Clerk role requires a proactive individual who can put their clients first, by helping prepare Financial Statements for sole traders and limited companies, and by assisting seniors on audits.

The successful candidate will work with others to fulfil obligations to clients within time deadlines using software designed for the purpose and carry out other duties that are required from time to time. You will also undergo and complete ICAEW / ACCA examinations as required.

Key duties in this role include:

  1. Receiving allocated jobs from Work Programme and retrieve records from storage.
  2. Completing the planning for the job and an ongoing monitoring review before sending it onto management for review and determination of time budget.
  3. Receiving briefing from management and brief the job.
  4. Preparing working papers and drafting financial statements on CCH.
  5. Assisting management and seniors on Audits.
  6. To undergo and complete ICAEW / ACCA examinations where necessary.
  7. Providing reception cover, when needed.

The ideal candidate

This is a great opportunity to develop a career in one of the most respected professions, ideal for an AAT qualified Accounts Clerk with a minimum 2 years’ practice experience looking to develop their skills. The ideal candidate will have a strong willingness to learn and be confident communicating with clients.

About TBL Accountants

TBL Accountants is a firm of chartered certified accountants, providing effective accountancy, VAT advice, business consultancy and more to businesses and individuals across Essex. Thanks to our successful partnership with First Call Accounting in 2019, our team has grown, and we now have offices based in Southend and Billericay. The firm is licenced for Audit work and undertakes various assignments of a regulatory nature. We are dedicated to the training and development of staff and maintaining a reputation of a quality service provision to clients.

How to apply

Interested in applying for this role? Please email us on info@tblaccountants.co.uk with your CV and covering letter, using the subject line “Accounts Clerk”. We look forward to receiving your application.

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