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Finalist/Qualified Accountant



Finalist/Qualified Accountant

Location: High Wycombe, HP11

Salary: £Competitive

Seymour Taylor is a firm of Chartered 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.

Seymour Taylor operates from pleasant, air conditioned offices about 10 minutes walk from High Wycombe town centre and provide all staff with free on-site parking. This role offers a competitive salary, life insurance, permanent health cover, pension, flexible working hours and 20 days annual leave increasing with length of service.

The Role

We are looking for a Finalist/Qualified accountant to join our audit and accounts team. The ideal candidate should either be in their final stages of studying or have completed their ACCA or ACA qualification and have a minimum of 3 years of accountancy experience working in practice under UK Standards. Experience of charities would be advantageous but not essential.

Being a general practice, Seymour Taylor has a large number of clients in a variety of industries including overseas subsidiaries with significant turnovers, meaning you will gain wide exposure and build upon your existing experience.

The role includes audit, accounts preparation and tax assignments. The ideal candidate will be involved with planning and performing audits either alone or leading a small team under the guidance of a manager. The role would include supervision of junior staff, providing them with assistance when required and the reviewing of their work.

Experience of the following computer packages is advantageous but not essential; Iris; Excel; Word; Sage Line 50; Cloud Packages. Good verbal and written skills are essential.

There will be opportunity for progression for the successful candidate 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.

Please send your CV with a covering letter to Tom Gregory or email recruitment@stca.co.uk.