Senior Accountant

  • Job Reference: 0000012179
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Enderby, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £28,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

12179 - Senior Accountant
Location: Leicester

Our Client - an established Accounting Consultancy based in Leicester - is seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to handling a variety of sole-trader, partnership & corporate clients on a full-time permanent basis.

The Role
The successful candidate will be responsible for:

. Completion of accounts for partnerships & larger limited company clients,
. Undertake and complete self-assessment tax returns,
. Work on individual clients and report directly to the partner, whilst also flexible enough to work as part of the busy Accounts department,
. Interaction with clients on a daily basis by phone, email & face-2-face meetings,
. Assisting the Partner with portfolio management tasks, ensuring all deadlines are met,
. Filing of accounts, CT600's & other forms to HMRC & Companies House,
. Assisting with training of the junior Accountants, answering queries as and when called upon to do so,
. The flexibility to help out in other areas to ensure the smooth running of what is a small, but busy office.


The Right Person
⦁ Min. AAT-qualified, part OR fully qualified ACCA
⦁ Several years’ experience working within a busy accountancy practice environment,
⦁ Effective communication skills, confident in presenting financial information to senior management,
⦁ Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision, able to fit into a dynamic and fast-moving accounting team,
⦁ Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time keeping skills,
⦁ Strong IT skills. Experience using Iris, Sage, Xero & MS Office is preferred, but not essential.

⦁ Appointment Type: Permanent
⦁ Salary: £28,000 - £38,000 per annum (subject to experience)
⦁ Hours: Full-Time
⦁ Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays
⦁ Auto-Enrolment Pension
⦁ Parking

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12179) on 0116 254 9404.