Accounts Senior - Near Huddersfield

Andrea Groom-Shorter
Date Posted
28 May 2021
Work Type
Full Time
Accountancy practice
from £28000 pa

Senior Accountant Qualified/Part-Qualified

This multi office practice are looking for an experienced Senior Accountant to join their team. The ideal candidate will be Full- or part-qualified( minimum AAT Level 4) with 3-4 years recent experience in an accountancy practice. This is a permanent position available as either a full time or part-time role (minimum 18 hours per week). There is flexibility for this to be a remote role.

 Benefits include company pension scheme, 32 days annual leave, Health Assured Staff Wellbeing Programme, and access to extensive in-house training and CPD. The successful candidate will be eligible to apply for approval to work from home on completion of a three months probationary period.

The main responsibilities will be based around looking after limited company, partnership and sole trader clients:

  • Managing the preparation and filing of their VAT returns
  • Preparing annual accounts,
  • Preparing corporation tax returns 
  • Preparing personal tax returns 
  • Dealing with enquiries and responding to queries in a timely, courteous and efficient manner and accurately logging information. 
  • Review and sign off work produced by junior members of the team 
  • You will be required to use the latest sector-specific software, including QuickBooks Online, TaxCalc, Xero, Dext (formerly ReceiptBank) and supporting software such as Office 365.

  • Part Qual / Qual ( AAT/ACCA/ACA/CIMA) Minimum AAT - level4 
  • A minimum of 3 years experience working in a similar role for an accountancy firm
  • Good people skills and a confident, friendly personality to help build strong relationships both within the team and with clients. 
  • The ability to take ownership of your work and see things through to completion,
  • Able to work unsupervised and keeping to deadlines. 
  • Willingness to supervise and develop junior colleagues. 
  • Genuine desire to be a trusted advisor to small business clients.

   This Vacancy
Ref: 2288
Role: Accounts Senior
Location: Near Huddersfield