Semi Senior Accountant

Posted 15 April by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Established accountancy practice - Burnley - Semi Senior Accountant - Up to £23,000 (DOE) + study

Your new firm
A well-established accountancy practice that operate out of a modern and open plan offices are seeking a Semi Senior Accountant to complete year-end accounts, management accounts and bookkeeping for the firm. The firm are a close-knit team that offer a wide range of accounting services and work with a variety of different clients. This is an excellent opportunity to get involved in a variety of work with a friendly firm that will offer natural progression opportunities.

Your new role
In this Burnley based Semi Senior Accountant job you will be required to work closely with the firm's varied client base including limited companies, sole traders and partnerships. You will be in charge of preparing full sets of statutory year-end accounts for clients under FRS102A. On top of this, you will prepare management accounts, VAT returns and bookkeeping. You will be required to liaise with the clients on a daily basis via email and telephone and occasionally face to face in order to ensure all necessary documentation is provided.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed in this Burnley based accounts job you will need to have worked in an accountancy practice previously for at least 2-3+ years and be competent with accounts preparation. You will need to be able to work to strict deadlines, be self-motivated and have a good attention to detail. On top of this you should have good Microsoft excel skills, be personable, passionate and be able to work individually or as part of a team. The firm use Xero, Quickbooks and Sage so exposure with this software would be beneficial, however training will be provided.

What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity to work for a firm that offer a wide range of accounting services and deal with a variety of exciting clients. The firm are looking to offer up to £23,000 (DOE) for the successful candidate. On top of this you will receive 23 days holiday + bank holidays, overtime paid, TOIL, pension, free parking, modern & comfy staff room and study support.

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