Careers

JERROMS ACCOUNTANTS & BUSINESS ADVISORS

Recruiting people for business

While some people think accountancy is a numbers business, we think it’s a people business.

Every member of our team is genuinely interested in helping our clients to succeed – whether it’s by saving them time, money, offering the best advice, helping to maximise profitability or encouraging them to try new ways of doing things…

Whatever it is, we want to make a difference!

We’re not stuck behind desks number crunching all day long, we get out and about to catch up with clients and see how things are going.

We’re always on the lookout for driven, ambitious, talented people with strong personal skills who know how to work closely with clients to achieve great results together. And in return, we offer the opportunity to work with a great team of people in a fantastic working environment and meet lots of different clients of all sorts of sizes, shapes and sectors.

Whether you’re looking for a trainee position or a more experienced role, please send your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Current Vacancies

Accounts

Accounts Senior (Solihull)

Ideally you will be :

  • ACCA or ACA qualified
  • Have previous practice experience of at least 4 years within an accountancy practice

In return we will offer:

  • The opportunity to work on a diverse portfolio of clients
  • Exposure to varied accounts work


The job will involve:

  • Dealing primarily with owner managed businesses including sole traders, companies and partnerships
  • Preparation of accounts and financial statements
  • Client record processing
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Working closely with Manager
  • Assisting and training junior team members
  • Dealing with client queries
  • Admin and other ad hoc tasks as required


Skills required:

  • Accuracy and attention to deal
  • Professional and organised approach to work
  • Good IT skills, knowledge of Sage, QuickBooks and CCH desirable
  • Effective time management
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Self-motivated
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexible approach and ability to work on own initiative, as well as part of a team


Staff benefits include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Fantastic working environment with staff restaurant and fitness studio
  • Subsidised meals
  • Free parking

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Accounts Semi Senior (Bromsgrove)

Full-time, Permanent Position – 37 hours per week
Location : Stoke Prior, Bromsgrove

Are you a proactive, hardworking and confident person, with a keen interest in accountancy and business? Would you like to work for an established, forward thinking and growing firm of accountants, who will encourage and support your personal development and training and give you the opportunity for career progression? If so, then we are looking to recruit talented individuals to join our team.

The job will involve:

  • Dealing primarily with owner managed businesses including sole traders, companies and partnerships
  • Accounts and Financial statements preparation
  • Client record processing
  • Management accounts preparation
  • VAT returns and checking
  • Dealing with basic client queries
  • Admin and other ad hoc tasks as required

Skills required:

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Professional and organised approach to work
  • Good IT skills. Knowledge of Sage, Quickbooks, Xero and CCH desirable
  • Effective time management
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Self-motivated
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexible approach and ability to work on own initiative, as well as part of a team

Ideally you will be:

  • AAT qualified or part way through your ACCA studies
  • Have previous experience of at least 3 years within an accountancy practice

In return, we can offer:

  • Support and training towards your ACCA studies
  • The opportunity to work on a diverse portfolio of clients
  • Exposure to varied accounts work
  • Competitive holidays and salary
  • Positive and modern working environment
  • Free parking
  • Flexible working hours

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Senior Bookkeeper (Bromsgrove)

Location: Stoke Prior, Bromsgrove

We are looking for a talented individual to join our forward thinking and growing firm of accountants to support a growing client base.

Job Summary

Your main duties will be to support our Client Directors by assisting with:

  • A detailed and thorough knowledge of Xero software, including multi-currency
  • Analysis work (using Excel)
  • Bank, Sales, Purchase and Nominal Ledger postings
  • Online Banking including BACS
  • The processing and reconciliation of Employee Expenses
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Credit Control
  • VAT returns/Reconciliations/Reporting 
  • Cash Flow reporting
  • Managing of client Payrolls and pension schemes
  • Preparation and posting of nominal ledger journals and reserves
  • Reconciliation of control accounts (including debtors, creditors, payroll, VAT, PAYE/NIC and other payroll related controls)
  • Fixed Assets and Depreciation accounting
  • Preparation of month end/year-end adjustments including prepayments, accruals, deferred income and depreciation.   
  • The production and analysis of monthly management accounts with budget comparisons.
  • Experience of multi-company and multi-currency
  • Time recording and billing of clients

Qualities

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a strong academic background with good numerical and computer skills
  • Qualified to AAT Level 4 (not essential, if suitably experienced)
  • Have good time management skills
  • Be articulate with good communication skills
  • Methodical and have attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines on a monthly basis,, with flexibility on working hours
  • Able to adapt to multiple client’s procedures
  • Detailed knowledge of Xero accounting software
  • Have a positive attitude to learning and a desire to progress

Benefits

  • Flexible working available
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Free Parking

If you would like to apply for the position, please email your CV to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bookkeeper (Halesowen)

Full-time Permanent Position – 37 hours per week


Location: Mucklow Office Park, Mucklow Hill, Halesowen

We are looking for a senior bookkeeper to join our forward thinking and growing firm of accountants to support a growing client base.

Job Summary

Your main duties will be to support our Client Directors by assisting with:

  • A detailed and thorough knowledge of Xero software, including multi-currency
  • Analysis work (using Excel)
  • Bank, Sales, Purchase and Nominal Ledger postings
  • Online Banking including BACS
  • The processing and reconciliation of Employee Expenses
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Credit Control
  • VAT returns/Reconciliations/Reporting
  • Cash Flow reporting
  • Managing of client Payrolls and pension schemes
  • Preparation and posting of nominal ledger journals and reserves
  • Reconciliation of control accounts (including debtors, creditors, payroll, VAT, PAYE/NIC and other payroll related controls)
  • Fixed Assets and Depreciation accounting
  • Preparation of month end/year-end adjustments including prepayments, accruals, deferred income and depreciation.
  • The production and analysis of monthly management accounts with budget comparisons.
  • Experience of multi-company and multi-currency
  • Time recording and billing of clients

Qualities

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a strong academic background with good numerical and computer skills
  • Qualified to AAT Level 4 (not essential, if suitably experienced)
  • Have good time management skills
  • Be articulate with good communication skills
  • Methodical and have attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines on a monthly basis,, with flexibility on working hours
  • Able to adapt to multiple client’s procedures
  • Detailed knowledge of Xero accounting software
  • Have a positive attitude to learning and a desire to progress

Benefits

  • Flexible working available
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Free Parking

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: Monday to Friday

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Audit

Audit Senior (Solihull)

We have a full-time opportunity for an Audit Senior.  This role would suit either an experienced Semi Senior looking to progress into a more challenging role or an existing Senior looking for more diversity.

Ideally you will be :
ACCA qualified or near qualification
Have previous experience in Audit and Accounts within a practice environment

In return we will offer :
Exposure to a diverse portfolio of clients and variety of work
The opportunity to expand and develop your skills
Support with your personal development and training
Competitive salary and holidays

The job will involve :

  • Dealing primarily with owner managed businesses including sole traders, companies and partnerships, ranging from small to large
  • Actively engaging with clients to obtain a good understanding of their business
  • Planning, carrying out, identifying risk areas and finalising all areas of audit assignments under manager/partner supervision
  • Preparing financial statements
  • Preparing corporation tax computations for review by tax department
  • Assisting junior team members, reviewing and ensuring audit objectives are met
  • Ensuring compliance with internal and external audit requirements

Skills required :

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Professional and organised approach to work
  • Effective time management ability priories and manage workload to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated and ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexible approach

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Audit Semi-Senior (Solihull)

We have a full time opportunity within our audit department to train towards an Audit Senior role, taking on an initial role as an Audit Semi-Senior. 

This role would suit either an experienced Semi-senior looking to progress into a more challenging role or an existing Senior looking for more diversity.

Ideally you will be :

  • ACCA qualified or near qualification (Including completing your audit paper)
  • Have previous experience in large accounts assignments

The job will involve :

  • Dealing primarily with owner managed businesses including sole traders, companies and partnerships, ranging from small to large
  • Actively engaging with clients to obtain a good understanding of their business
  • Planning, carrying out, identifying risk areas and finalising all areas of audit assignments under manager/partner supervision
  • Assisting junior team members, reviewing and ensuring audit objectives are met
  • Ensuring compliance with internal and external audit requirements
  • Preparing financial statements
  • Preparing corporation tax computations for review by tax department
  • Supporting the accounting team where required

As a guide, the role will be approximately 75% audit based and 25% accounts based

Skills Required :

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Professional and organised approach to work
  • Effective time management ability priories and manage workload to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated and ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • A full driving licence and car as a significant amount of work will be based outside of the office (you will be fully expensed for all out of office assignments)
  • Flexible approach

In return we will offer :

  • Exposure to a diverse portfolio of clients and variety of work
  • The opportunity to expand and develop your skills
  • Support with your personal development and training
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Positive and modern work environment
  • Subsidised meals & fitness studio membership
  • Free Parking
  • Flexible working hours

If you would like to apply for the position, please email your CV to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tax

Tax Adviser (Solihull)
This is a busy and varied role, with regular exposure to lots of different areas of taxation, focusing on managing a personal tax client portfolio within a busy and vibrant office. Whilst the role is very much a personal tax role, an awareness of other taxes would be of benefit.

The individual will require the ability to prioritise and manage deadlines, be confident liaising with clients and colleagues and have a mathematical mind. They will also need to be able to work independently and manage a portfolio of clients with ease – previous experience of managing their own allocation is an advantage.

Main Duties
  • Managing personal tax client portfolio, dealing with queries and assisting clients where required
  • Completing and submitting personal tax returns for all clients in portfolio
  • Completing property and sole trader accounts for inclusion on Tax Returns
  • Completion of Capital Gains Tax computations for inclusion on Tax Returns
  • Assisting with technical queries / ad hoc work where required


Skills and Experience required

  • Organisational skills and the ability to work to and manage deadlines
  • Confident telephone manner when speaking with clients
  • Ability to write letters to clients/HMRC when required
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Ability to work independently
  • Time management
  • Ability to prioritise work
  • Ability to monitor and manage deadlines
  • Good computer skills
  • ATT Qualified / Intention to qualify preferable (study support offered)

Min 2 years experience within tax practice in client facing role

Staff Benefits include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Fantastic working environment with staff restaurant and fitness studio
  • Subsidised meals
  • Free parking

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Personal Tax Adviser (Halesowen)
This is a busy and varied role, with regular exposure to lots of different areas of taxation, focusing on managing a personal tax client portfolio within a busy and vibrant office. Whilst the role is very much a personal tax role, an awareness of other taxes would be of benefit.
 
The individual will require the ability to prioritise and manage deadlines, be confident liaising with clients and colleagues and have a mathematical mind. They will also need to be able to work independently and manage a portfolio of clients with ease – previous experience of managing their own allocation is an advantage.

Main Duties
  • Managing personal tax client portfolio, dealing with queries and assisting clients where required
  • Completing and submitting personal tax returns for all clients in portfolio
  • Completing property and sole trader accounts for inclusion on Tax Returns
  • Completion of Capital Gains Tax computations for inclusion on Tax Returns
  • Assisting with technical queries / ad hoc work where required

Skills and Experience required

  • Organisational skills and the ability to work to and manage deadlines
  • Confident telephone manner when speaking with clients
  • Ability to write letters to clients/HMRC when required
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Ability to work independently
  • Time management
  • Ability to prioritise work
  • Ability to monitor and manage deadlines
  • Good computer skills
  • ATT Qualified / Intention to qualify preferable (study support offered)

Min 3 years experience within tax practice in client facing role

Staff Benefits include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Free parking

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: Monday to Friday
Education: GCSE or equivalent (preferred)
Experience: Tax: 3 years (required)

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Other

Assistant Chef (Solihull)

We are looking for an Assistant Chef to support our Head Chef with the running of our staff restaurant at our offices in Blythe Valley, Solihull.

This is a permanent part-time role working 30 hour per week (9am - 3pm) Mon – Fri inclusive.

Your duties:

  • Assist our Head Chef as needed on daily requirements and functions
  • Take care of daily food preparation and duties assigned by the Head Chef to meet set    standards and quality, including ensuring:
    • production of quality and consistent food
    • timely delivery of all dishes
    • that all dishes are prepared to the correct recipe and quantity
    • the highest levels of customer satisfaction, quality, operating and food costs
  • Assist with creating new recipes and menus
  • Assist in estimating daily production needs and checking quality of raw and cooked food to ensure standards are met
  • Check expiry dates and proper storage of food items
  • Assist with supplier negotiation and stock control
  • Be aware of all menu items, recipes, methods of production and meet presentation standards
  • Operate and maintain equipment and report any malfunctions
  • Deputise in Head Chef’s absence
  • Carry out any other duties as required by management

The successful candidate will have good knowledge of standard procedures and policies relating to food preparation, receiving, storage and sanitation and will therefore also assist the Head Chef with:

  • Maintaining a safe and hygienic kitchen environment following procedures and in line with food safety legislation
  • Ensuring food servicing facilities and food storage meet all necessary current legal standards and regulations
  • Implementing, keeping records of, maintaining and reviewing food safety management procedures following principals of Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Point (HACCP) to suit the business.

In return we can offer:

  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Fantastic working environment
  • Free parking
  • Subsidised canteen meals
  • Subsidised fitness studio membership

If you would like to apply for the position, please email your CV to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Marketing & Communications Manager (Solihull)
We are looking for an experienced marketing and communications manager who will be responsible for creating and implementing the practice’s marketing strategy as we look to continue our growth.

The successful candidate will be someone who can demonstrate excellent team working and be able to build relationships with external contacts and internally across all departments, reporting to and working closely with the directors.

Central to this role is understanding the wider impact and benefit that the marketing function brings to an accountancy practice, their relationships with clients and in creating a superior client experience. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the ability to be dual-focused (both internally and externally facing), balancing meeting the needs of existing clients with generating new business opportunities alongside the business relationship manager.

Responsibilities include:
  • Working alongside senior management to devise and implement the marketing strategy in line with the business’ key aims
  • Proactively sourcing content and working with heads of departments, managers and directors to ensure regular, informative communication with clients and prospects via email marketing, website blog articles and social media marketing
  • Reviewing and approving all internal and external communications as required
  • Maximising opportunities to demonstrate thought leadership and promote expertise and service breadth in the target market area
  • Developing the practice’s schedule of events, organising and marketing these effectively, and managing the running of each event
  • Creating all marketing collateral in line with the marketing strategy and brand guidelines
  • Working alongside the business relationship manager in generating new business by creating multi-channel integrated campaigns for the appropriate target audience, measuring impact to adjust future campaigns accordingly
  • Being responsible for the professional development of the Marketing Assistant, providing guidance and direction as needed
  • Managing the workload of the Marketing Assistant and reviewing all content produced prior to distribution
  • Managing all brands across the Jerroms Group and providing support where required
  • Other responsibilities as appropriate from time to time

Skills:

  • Qualification in marketing or communications with experience at both strategic and tactical level
  • Excellent communication skills are essential, both written and verbal
  • Experience of copywriting would be valuable, with the ability to understand high level technical content and translate this in line with the target audience and channel of communication
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills with a high level of attention to detail
  • Good understanding and experience of leveraging social media marketing
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint) is required
  • Good understanding of Data Protection legislation, including GDPR and the impact on marketing
  • Knowledge and experience of photo/video editing software would be preferable, but not essential
  • Experience of marketing in the professional services sector would be advantageous

Benefits:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Fantastic working environment with staff restaurant and fitness studio
  • Subsidised meals
  • Free parking

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Office & Database Administrator (Solihull)

Full-time – 37 hours per week

Location: Blythe Valley Business Park, Solihull, B90 8AH

Job description :

  • Inputting information on to the database i.e. adding new clients/closing clients/transferring time and recharging/creating timesheets/linking contact information/billing
  • Running weekly and monthly billing reports and creating billing schedules
  • Issuing and sending out letters of engagement, VAT reminders, company accounts to clients and recording information.
  • Scanning, filing and photocopying documentation
  • Supporting Managers as and when required with general typing and taking of messages

Skills required:

  • An understanding and experience of working with databases.  We use CCH database, but full training will be given if you have not used this software before.
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Be able to integrate into a busy team environment
  • A methodical and thorough approach to work
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Be organised and know how to prioritise work
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be computer literate, and have previously used MS Office, with good keyboard skills


Staff benefits include:

  • Full training will be given
  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Fantastic working environment with canteen and fitness studio
  • Subsidised canteen meals and fitness membership
  • Free parking

If you would like to apply for the position, please email your CV to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Trainee IT Technician (Solihull)
An accountancy firm with multiple offices is looking for an enthusiastic individual to work in their head office in Solihull as a Trainee IT Technician.
 
Working under the instruction of the IT Manager, day-to-day responsibilities may include:
  • Setting up equipment such as laptops, docking stations, monitors and supporting their roll-out
  • Imaging and deploying software to computers
  • Diagnosing and resolving, software and hardware faults
  • Liaising with staff regarding their IT problems, including managing and prioritising support requests on a ticketing system
  • Guiding staff on how to best use their software
  • Assisting the IT Manager with on-going projects, for example setting up new systems and working towards better integration between the multiple teams
  • Ensure documentation and asset registers are up to date

Qualifications and Experience:

The candidate is required to have at least two A-levels, grade B or above or equivalent qualification.  Subjects relating to technology or sciences (including maths) would be advantageous.
 
No previous IT work experience is required, as the successful applicant will be given on-the-job training.  Over time this will encompass all areas of IT and Cloud services within an office environment.

Travel to other office locations will be required so your own transportation will be needed
 
The applicant will demonstrate a willingness and capacity to learn, with the following personal attributes:

  • A good understanding of desktop, mobile and tech products
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and ask targeted questions to quickly understand a problem
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to take instruction
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to work to deadlines
  • Good attention to detail

Knowledge of the following would be beneficial:

  • Using and configuring Microsoft Windows Operating Systems and Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Use of Microsoft Power Apps platform
  • Use of Microsoft PowerShell

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and holidays
  • Fantastic working environment with canteen and fitness studio
  • Subsidised canteen meals and fitness membership
  • Flexible working
  • Free parking

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Get In Touch

Please get in touch if you want to talk more about how we can help you.
We offer an initial consultation free of charge which gives us the chance to meet and discuss your needs, with no obligation.

Accountants in Solihull

Lumaneri House, Blythe Gate, Blythe Valley Park, Solihull, B90 8AH

0121 693 5000

Accountants in Halesowen

West Point, Second Floor, Mucklow Office Park, Mucklow Hill, Halesowen, B62 8DY

01384 250202

Accountants in Coleshill

Suite 1 The Gardens, Coleshill Manor Office Campus, South Drive, Coleshill, B46 1DL

01675 466344

Jerroms is a trading style of both Jerroms Business Solutions Limited 08923059 and Jerroms GCN Limited 08433008.
Registered office for each of these companies is: Lumaneri House, Blythe Gate, Blythe Valley Park, Solihull, B90 8AH