Senior Accountant (Accountancy Practice)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Pontefract
Salary
30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum GBP30,000 + Bonus
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
10 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is currently on the look-out for a Senior Accountant to join their fast-paced Chartered accountancy firm based in Pontefract. This role is for an ambitious and dedicated candidate to join the existing team of 6 and provide an excellent accountancy service to their existing portfolio of SME local clients.

Roles and Responsibilities of a Senior Accountant:

• Working closely with the partners
• Reviewing accounts preparation
• Managing a portfolio
• Reviewing the work of junior members of staff
• Corporation Tax Returns and Personal Tax Returns
• VAT returns
• Bookkeeping
• Balance sheet reconciliation
• Year-end compliance work
• Attending client meetings

The ideal candidate for this Senior Accountant role must have the following essential experience:

• AAT qualified or more
• Minimum of 3 years' UK post qualification experience
• Strong communicating skills both verbally and written
• Sage, IRIS, QuickBooks and Xero experience preferred but not essential
• Ability to prioritise work load and have excellent time management skills