Accounts Executive (Service Charge) in Eastleigh at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 3/9/2020

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Job Description

Accounts Executive (Service Charge)

We are a business advisory housing 13 specialist services with each team dedicated to offering the best possible service to owner-managed and SME businesses across the UK.

Our key to achieving this is through our knowledgeable, energetic and agile team who work hard to assist our client's businesses, helping them not only with their day-to-day business needs but also to build and deliver their business strategies, goals and ambitions.

We always seek the best talent, looking for individuals who are technically brilliant, solution-focused and continually strive to be the best in class. Each member of our team plays an integral part in creating the unique feel and culture of our business, which in turn helps us continue to grow, develop and evolve.

Position: Accounts Executive (Service Charge)

Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £23,000 - £27,000 per annum (depending on experience and study support)


About the role:

Our approach is to ensure we provide our clients with the best talent for each service, that's why we structure the business to meet our clients' needs. In doing so, we have one of the country's largest teams of dedicated service charge accountants with a growing national client base and we are looking for an Accounts Executive to join our team.

We deliver a first-class service to our clients and contribute to the sector as whole while undertaking a variety of work types for our clients including; accounts preparation and certification, auditing services, taxation compliance, outsourcing solutions, reporting for trade associations and consultancy & general advice.

Key Responsibilities:

The role of Accounts Executive will have varied disciplines for one or more key clients including preparing service charge accounts, undertaking audit assignments and assisting the more junior team members in order to meet the client's needs. The role will also entail involvement with practice and workflow management for the wider team.

About you:

  • AAT qualified or part ACCA/ ACA qualified as a minimum
  • Have a solid accounting experience, ideally obtained within practice or service charge
  • Knowledge of service charge accounting would be an advantage
  • Have strong management, communication and organisational skills
  • Have experience of managing and controlling workflows in a practice environment
  • Be able to confidently work alone but also be a team player
  • Have excellent time management
  • Have the ability to work under pressure, to deadlines and respond promptly to requests
  • Be proficient in Outlook and Word
  • Experience in Microsoft Excel to an advanced level

What is on offer:

  • £23,000 - £27,000 per annum
  • Study support opportunity for the right candidate, after successful completion of probation
  • Health cash plan
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Group Income Protection
  • Group Life Assurance x3
  • Pension Auto Enrolment
  • Benefits Discounts Portal
  • Quarterly functions and events
  • Parking on site
  • Friendly and inclusive working environment
  • Regular training and development