WE ARE LOOKING TO RECRUIT IN THE BELOW POSITIONS TO JOIN OUR VIBRANT AND GROWING PRACTICE.

    Why we think you will love working at Simpson Wood

    • Competitive salary
    • 25 days paid holidays per year, plus bank holidays
    • Training support and development opportunities
    • Company events
    • Working as part of a friendly, supportive team
    • The opportunity for progression
    • Plus more!

    We are proud of our development of our employees. Joining Simpson Wood provides great opportunities – our managing director and the majority of our directors started as trainees here, as did many of our employees.

    ACCOUNTS MANAGER

    We are recruiting for someone to play a key role in our Business Services Group. We require a senior member of the team who will be responsible for preparing accounts for limited company clients across a wide range of industries.

    The responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:

    • Preparation and production of accounts and tax computations from clients records for mainly limited companies but occasionally sole traders and partnerships too
    • Preparation of periodic bookkeeping and management accounts
    • Preparation and submission of VAT returns
    • Training and supervision of more junior members of the department
    • Company secretarial and general administration duties

    The requirements of an ideal candidate are:

    • Experience of working in a practice would be preferred
    • Further study options would be considered if required
    • Knowledge of CCH, Sage and Xero software an advantage
    • Good numeracy and literacy skills
    • Good timekeeping and an ability to meet deadlines
    • Ability to work well within a team
    • Good communication skills
    • Energetic and self-motivated

    Qualifications required include:

    • AAT qualified (or qualified by sufficient experience)
    • GCSE Maths and English (Grade C /Grade 6 or above)
    • Basic computer skills in Word and Excel 
    • Eligibility to work in the UK

    Position available from: IMMEDIATE

    Please apply with CV to craig.stratford@simpson-wood.co.uk

    AUDIT & ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT (APPRENTICESHIP)

    AUDIT SENIOR

    We are recruiting for someone to play a key role in our Business Services Group. We require a senior member of the team who will be responsible for conducting audits for limited company clients across a wide range of industries. Experience of charity / academy school audits would also be useful but not essential.

    The responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:

    • Undertaking audits of financial statements
    • Training and supervision of junior team members
    • Attending meetings with clients to discuss audit matters
    • Preparation and production of accounts and tax computations from clients’ records
    • Undertaking special assignments
    • Helping to develop the business of the practice

    The requirements of an ideal candidate are:

    • Good numeracy and literacy skills
    • Good timekeeping and an ability to meet deadlines
    • Ability to work well within a team
    • Minimum 5 years auditing experience
    • Good communication skills
    • Energetic and self-motivated

    Qualifications required include:

    • GCSE Maths and English (Grade C above)
    • Basic computer skills in Word and Excel 
    • Eligibility to work in the UK

    Position available from: IMMEDIATE

    Please apply with CV to ed.russell@simpson-wood.co.uk

    TAX MANAGER