Opportunities

Vacancies are currently being advertised for a number of positions as detailed below.

In addition to these positions, we are always interested to meet talented individuals who may be able to add a new aspect to our business. If you feel that you fit that description and are seeking an opening in a company, which seeks to bring out the best in its people and offer excellent training, then please send your curriculum vitae to us. Banks Sheridan have a proven record of bringing in apprentices, part qualified and qualified staff and providing opportunities for their career progression.

ACCOUNTANTS AND AUDIT STAFF

Due to the growth of our practice we are looking for an enthusiastic trainee accountant and auditor to support our audit and accounts teams. The role will include periods spent working at client’s premises (including some overnight stays out of the area), preparing audit fieldwork under the leadership of an audit manager. In addition, this exciting role will also include more traditional accounts preparation and tax compliance work for our corporate clients, sole traders and partnerships.

Your role and responsibilities:

  • preparing audit fieldwork under the leadership of an audit manager
  • accounts preparation for sole traders, partnerships, LLP’s and companies
  • Tax compliance

Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years audit experience required.
  • Iris software experience a benefit but not essential.

You will be expected to demonstrate:

  • A good working knowledge of various accounting programmes.  These may include: Sage 50, Xero, QuickBooks and Sage One
  • Competency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

In addition:

  • Hold a clean UK driving licence and access to a car
  • Be able to work well both independently and within a team
  • Committed to your own professional development and a willingness to adapt as the department grows
  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels and with clients
  • Work to deadlines
  • Attention to detail and excellent time management skills

Working week:

Monday-Friday 8.45am — 5.00pm

Remuneration package and study support:

  • Excellent support towards ACCA / ACA qualification
  • Excellent salary dependent upon experience

Apply to:

Please forward your CV and covering letter to d.walley@banks-sheridan.co.uk

BOOKKEEPERS

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced bookkeeper(s) to our team. We will provide you with in-house training to support you in your new role. You will join a professional and highly respected team of accountants where hard work and commitment are rewarded.

The position is a new one, which looks to providing bookkeeping assistance to our clients.

Your role and responsibilities:

  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Maintaining Sales/Purchase ledger
  • Raising of sales invoices and processing purchase invoices
  • Responding professionally and promptly to client queries
  • Willingness to travel to clients’ premises to undertake bookkeeping tasks, where necessary

Qualifications:

  • Ideally AAT qualified or similar qualified by experience
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a bookkeeping role

You will be expected to demonstrate:

  • A good working knowledge of various accounting programmes.  These may include: Sage 50, Xero, QuickBooks and Sage One
  • A good knowledge of VAT and the ability to apply VAT rules and regulations
  • Competency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

In addition:

  • Hold a clean UK driving licence and access to a car
  • Be able to work well both independently and within a team
  • Committed to your own professional development and a willingness to adapt as the department grows
  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels and with clients
  • Work to deadlines
  • Attention to detail and excellent time management skills

Working week and remuneration:

  • Monday-Friday 8.45am — 5.00pm
    (37.5 hours, full time.  Part time applicants and those seeking flexibility in working times will be considered)
  • Excellent salary dependent upon experience

Apply to:

Please forward your CV and covering letter to d.morris@banks-sheridan.co.uk

PAYROLL

We offer payroll services to a number of organisations who choose to outsource this function to Banks Sheridan so that they have a reliable and timely solution to ensure their staff and HMRC are paid correctly. To see what opportunities are available within our payroll department or may soon be coming available within our expending team, you are very welcome to send your curriculum vitae to us at enquiries@banks-sheridan.co.uk