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Accountancy Graduate (ACA/ICAEW Pathway) – Shrewsbury


Company Overview:

Join our dynamic and growing team at WR Partners. With a reputation for delivering great client service and being innovative, we provide comprehensive audit, tax, and advisory services to a diverse range of clients across various industries. As a Graduate you will have the opportunity to kick-start your career in a supportive and collaborative environment, working alongside experienced professionals and gaining invaluable hands-on experience.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Graduate to join our Rural and Estates teams. This entry-level position offers an excellent opportunity for graduates with a degree in accounting, finance, or a related field to develop their skills and knowledge in accountancy. Under the guidance of experienced accountants, you will participate in producing first draft financial statements, preparation of basic tax computations and building great client relationships.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review the client records, produce the trial balance for import to the accounting software and complete the necessary supporting period working papers
  • Raise initial queries to discuss with the portfolio holder/reviewer, and where possible clear basic level queries directly with the client
  • Produce first draft financial statements for review
  • Preparation of basic tax computations, enter the details into the taxation software and complete the tax working papers schedule
  • Ensure the appropriate adjustments are made to the financial statements and tax returns following review and ensure queries are cleared appropriately ahead of sending draft financial statements to the client
  • Following the client review/meeting, ensure any final adjustments are processed in the financial statements and taxation software and ensure that the client signing pack is prepared for release
  • Once signed, ensure the file is prepared for lockdown, and copies of the various signed documents are filed in the relevant places in accordance with the firm’s procedures.
  • Prepare bound accounts ready to be sent and any associated opening balance journals
  • Build great client relationships
  • Draft client meeting agendas and service plans

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field – 2:1 and above
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Effective communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement
  • Supportive work environment
  • Exposure to a diverse range of clients and industries
  • Continuous learning and training opportunities

How to Apply: If you are a motivated and ambitious individual looking to launch your career in Accountancy, we want to hear from you! Please submit your CV and cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you are interested in joining our team.

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