Accounts Senior

Michael Page Finance
Yeovil, Somerset
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A growing and highly successful accountancy practice, based in Yeovil is looking to bolster their teams with the addition of an Accounts Senior, as a result of growth and expansion. The opportunity and firm provides excellent prospects to further your career, with excellent progression prospects on offer, client management and technical accounting and advisory skills development.

Client Details

This growing and successful Yeovil based accountancy practice has developed a leading reputation in the provision of accounting, planning and advisory services to the rural, agricultural and related sectors. The team is made up with individuals with a real understanding of the sector, many with family background and/or direct experience in the field. As a result of ongoing growth, an opportunity is available for a career focused and ambitious Accounts Senior to join the team, focused in this sector. The firm provides an environment where you will have a clear path to progress.


Joining the team as an Accounts Senior, you will take responsibility for the hands on provision of accounting, tax and advisory/planning services to a wide spectrum of agricultural and rurally related clients. Alongside providing a quality compliance service, you will be encouraged to further your career, with increasing client management responsibility and look to build relationships with your clients with the potential for involvement in added value, advisory projects and a client facing role. You will prepare accounts/ tax and provide other services for sole traders , limited companies and partnerships, corporate and personal tax and build relationships with your clients. Given the growth in the business and structure of the firm, excellent prospects are on offer to develop in this leading firm towards management and beyond.


You will be ACA/ACCA qualified with a background in accountancy practice as a Senior or similar level. You must have a background in the profession and ideally have relevant experience and knowledge of the Rural sector, with up to date accounting knowledge - including accounting standards. Along with this you will have a strong accounts preparation background and ideally, some tax experience and knowledge of CGT and IHT planning for the agricultural sector would be beneficial.

Job Offer

£25,000 - circa £32,000 dependent on level of experience and background, negotiable