Senior Accountant

Curtis Recruitment
From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a well-established boutique practice in Bicester, is seeking a Senior Account, to join its small team. This practice provides highly professional accountancy and tax advisory services to businesses and individuals, including sole-traders, limited companies and LLPs.

The Senior Accountant will be working on a range tax and accounting tasks including:

  • Communicating with clients to request information for accounts, VAT returns and tax returns
  • Reviewing bookkeeping work - done by the team or by the client - and resolving any queries with the client
  • Completing and submitting VAT returns
  • Preparing sole-trade accounts and related tax returns
  • Completing and submitting company accounts and corporation tax returns
  • Completing monthly or quarterly management accounts
  • Preparing and submitting tax returns and statutory accounts for individuals and partnership
  • Advising clients of upcoming tax payments due
  • Assisting and training junior staff on bookkeeping, VAT, accounts and tax returns

The successful candidate will be taking on a senior role and will satisfy the following criteria:

  • Be a qualified, part-qualified or qualified by experience accountant with experience within practice
  • Have a good technical knowledge of accounts, VAT and personal tax
  • Be an excellent communicator; it is essential that the Senior Accountant has good written English skills and is confident over the telephone with clients
  • Experience of preparing VAT returns, accounts and tax returns within a practice environment
  • Be familiar with accounting software, especially Sage
  • Ability to train staff and communicate well with others in the team
  • Ability to manage and meet multiple deadlines across numerous clients

This friendly, forward-thinking practice offers a competitive salary and a supportive working environment, within which, the successful candidate can thrive.

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