Accounts Senior

Posted 9 January by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Accountancy Practice - Whitchurch - Accounts Senior

Your new firm
You will be working with a long established and highly reputable firm of accountants based in the Whitchurch area. This general practice offer a range of services to their varied client base inclusive of accounts preparation, tax and payroll to name but a few. The firm are now looking to appoint an Accounts Senior to their busy team following a period of sustained growth.

Your new role
As an Accounts Senior you will be responsible for preparing year end accounts for a selection of limited companies, sole traders or partnerships. You will be working with clients from the SME market mainly with turnovers up to c.£3Million and you will also prepare the management accounts for them. Occasionally visits to client sites will be necessary and most clients are based in the local Cheshire/ North Wales area. Within this role you will be responsible for the supervision of junior members of staff and work closely with the senior management team at the firm.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to undertake this role you will ideally have worked within practice for at least 5 years and be nearing completion of your studies or be qualified by experience. You should be able to prepare year end accounts autonomously and be able to manage your own workload efficiently. Prior use of Sage, CCH, Xero and Quickbooks would be advantageous as would the ability to supervise staff. You must be able to prepare both corporation and personal tax returns as well.

What you'll get in return
In return the firm can offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes 25 days holiday + bank holidays, a working week of 37.5 hours and the ability to build up TOIL. You will receive a pension and become a key part of a longstanding team where you will really be able to push ahead with your career in Practice.

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