Assistant Accountant/Semi Senior - Leading Firm of Chartered Accountants

Posted 26 March by Barber Mclelland Ltd Easy Apply Featured

Accounts Assistant/Semi Senior

The Role

Our client, a leading regional firm of Chartered Accountants are recruiting an ambitious Accounts Assistant/Semi Senior to join their York office. The firm operate as one of Yorkshire's leading accountancy firms and have experienced exceptional growth across all divisions in recent years.

The business have an excellent reputation as a training firm and will offer the successful applicant the opportunity to work with a diverse portfolio of clients , along with training within many areas of the accountancy profession services which the firm offer.

The successful applicant will be a part qualified AAT or ACCA accountant who is looking to develop their career and become part of a highly successful team.

Duties and Responsibilities

Working alongside a highly experienced team, the role will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with client audits, being part of an audit team carrying out assignments for both Audit and Non-Audit client work
  • Preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • Assist in the preparation of management accounts
  • Preparation of corporate tax return
  • Preparation of VAT returns

Skills and Qualities

The successful candidate will be part qualified AAT or ACCA with a minimum of 2 years experience working within a firm of accountants (ideally exposure within audits, although this is not essential). Strong academics with good GCSE results within English and Mathematics.

Barber McLelland are a dedicated and niche recruitment consultancy service for the Accountancy Profession. Our area of expertise covers recruitment from part qualified accountants through to Partners and Directors within Big 4, National Accountancy Firms, through to Independent Accountants and Specialist Boutiques across the Yorkshire and East Midlands Region.

For more information about this role or for additional information on how we can assist you in securing your next career move, please contact Barber McLelland at

Required skills

  • AAT
  • ACCA
  • Accountancy
  • Chartered Accountants
  • Part Qualified

Reference: 34310638

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