Role details

Senior Accountant

Leicester   •   £20,000 - £26,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Accountant for a growing practice in Leicester
  • Part qualified study support provided

About Our Client

My client is an exciting and developing firm, who are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. They are committed to delivering excellent client service which means it's important for employees to have the right balance between building their career and personal priorities.

Job Description

An opportunity for an ambitious part-qualified or qualified Senior Accountant in a growing accounting practice in Leicester. There is the opportunity to progress into a Manager's role. A core value of the business is 'people development', you will therefore have 6 monthly development reviews to aid you in progression.

You will be responsible for your own portfolio of clients:

-Managing Client Portfolio

-Maintaining and building client relationships

-Prep of annual accounts for Ltd companies, partnerships and sole traders

-Prep of corporation tax, partnership and personal tax returns

-Prep of management accounts and VAT returns

-Managing own budgets for productivity and cost recovery

-Providing tech support and training to junior staff (if necessary)

-Plan and deliver work

-Report writing

The Successful Applicant

The Senior Accountant should be ACCA part-qualified or qualified. They should have at least 2 years experience working within a UK accountancy practice.

Experience of the following would be highly desirable:

-IRIS Accountancy Practice suite

-Xero online accounting system

-Sage Line 50 accounts

-Sage Line 50 payroll

Skills and competencies:

-Preparation from either base records to trial balance accounts and tax returns for Ltd companies, Sole traders, Partnerships, Limited Liability Partnerships

-Up to date working knowledge of UK tax legislation

-Identifying client deadlines and proactively managing the year end accounting and tax returns process

Audit experience would also be desirable.

What's on Offer

A competitive salary is offered up to £26k plus bonus and benefits - dependent on experience.

Benefits include:

-Study support

-Healthcare and wellbeing scheme

-Flexible working

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