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Vacancies

Our focus is on outstanding client service within a friendly environment. We are often seeking high quality team members in the following areas...

  • Accounts
  • Taxation
  • Business development
  • Administration
  • Anyone who makes a great cup of coffee!

To be considered for a position, please send your CV to us.

Specific Vacancies At Present

Accounts Senior

Job Description

We are looking for an Accounts Senior to join our practice in Crewe. There are various service lines within our business including audit, corporate finance, due diligence, corporate and personal tax, corporate recovery and accounts preparation. The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:-

  • Be able to prepare accounts and self assessment tax returns for our clients including sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • Experience of carrying out/completing audits
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Liaise with clients both over the phone and face to face
  • Confidently and encouragingly help train the more junior members of the team.

Experience / Training Programme

We are looking for someone that has a minimum of 3 years experience in an accountancy practice and is an ACCA/ICAEW finalist / newly qualified.

Key Skills:

  • Previous experience in a Practice environment is essential
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to maintain high levels of accuracy whilst meeting strict deadlines
  • Customer focused
  • Good knowledge of MS Office including Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Knowledge/experience of Iris and Open Docs would be an advantage

If you would be interested in applying for this position please send your CV to Sarah Wright at Alextra Group Limited: sarah.wright@alextragroup.co.uk

Accounts Apprentice

Job Description

We are looking for an Accounts Apprentice to join our practice in Crewe. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to join a well-established and growing accountancy practice. The ideal candidate will have the following skill set -

  • Good numeracy skills
  • Good communications skills
  • IT skills
  • Microsoft Office knowledge

The role will require the individual to be able to work as part of an accounts team, reporting directly to accountancy managers. Duties will include carrying out bookkeeping, payroll duties, accounts preparation and associated taxation work.

This opportunity will allow the individual to work towards an AAT qualification, with full training and support being provided by Alextra.

If you would be interested in applying for this position please send your CV to Sarah Wright at Alextra Group Limited: sarah.wright@alextragroup.co.uk

APPRENTICE RECEPTIONIST/ADMIN ASSISTANT

We require a confident and friendly person for a front of house role at our busy Accountants practice.

Duties to include answering the telephone to external callers, putting calls through and taking messages, greeting visitors (clients, suppliers etc), scanning incoming post, printing letters, franking outgoing post, making drinks for clients, scanning and filing documents on our internal document management system and providing general support to the Admin Team as required.

You must be well presented and smart with a confident telephone manner and good communication skills.  Our ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, friendly, adaptable and self-motivated with excellent attention to detail.  You should be computer literate with knowledge of Word, Excel & Outlook and have Maths and English GCSE Grade C or above.  Full training will be given on the telephone, internal software packages and our internal procedures.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is eager to learn admin procedures in a busy office environment, with the potential to gain experience and work your way up.

The successful applicant will undertake a NVQ Business Admin course with a local training provider.

Please email your CV and covering letter to sarah.wright@alextragroup.co.uk or post "private & confidential" to Sarah Wright, Alextra Group Ltd, 7-9 Macon Court, Crewe, Cheshire CW1 6EA.