Senior Accountant

  • Job Reference: 12179
  • Date Posted: 14 April 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance, Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

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 or CIMA,
*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

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