Are you an ACCA/ACA Part-Qualified Semi Senior Accountant?

Recruiter
Public Practice Recruitment
Location
Blackburn
Salary
Up to £28k dependent on skill set and experience
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Semi Senior Job based in Blackburn

Are you a bright and pro-active Semi Senior Accountant looking for a new and exciting challenge? are you able to communicate with clients readily?

We are seeking to recruit an engaging and articulate future Client Manager, joining the firm at Semi Senior Accountant level, but with a view to being given substantial client contact from the start.

Are you a Part-Qualified ACCA/ACA accountant who is confident in providing a range of accounting support to Sole Traders, Limited Companies and Charities? Are you able to communicate with clients readily and build relationships with stakeholders?

This Semi Senior Accountant Job in Blackburn is a fantastic opportunity for a bright and ambitious individual with a thirst for further knowledge. If you are looking to join a progressive firm to continue your study, where you can expand on current skill set & gain more client exposure, this job would be a perfect fit.

The Semi Senior Accountant job is suitable for an ACCA/ACA part qualified accountant with a number of years' experience working in a public practice accountancy firm. Ideally, we are looking for someone with 2 or more years’ experience, with a broad base of skills including Accounts, Tax compliance and ideally some Payroll exposure. Ongoing training and Development will be given.

This Lancashire accountancy firm has a capability spanning a wide range of sectors, including Legal, Rural, Manufacturing, and Engineering, across Burnley, Blackburn and beyond. The firm works with sole traders and family-run businesses, trusts and estates, small companies and large, corporate businesses, and even individuals. The working environment is modern, and the Partners will provide the required knowledge and challenges necessary to further your development.

The main responsibilities for this Semi Senior Accountant job include:

  • Accounts preparation for Limited companies, Sole traders and Partnerships
  • Banking reconciliation
  • VAT returns (quarterly & monthly)
  • Bookkeeping
  • Overseeing the work of more junior members of staff
  • Managing a portfolio of clients
  • Completion of tax returns, both personal and corporation
  • Liaising with clients and attending meetings to assess client needs


The perfect Semi Senior Accountant will be ACCA/ACA part qualified with a minimum of two years' experience of working within a busy public practice accountancy firm. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are important for this role as the successful Semi Senior Accountant will progress into a client facing role. You must be well presented and able to work within a team.

To find out about more Semi Senior Accountant jobs in Blackburn please contact us today. Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are specialists in accountancy practice recruitment with over a decade of experience in recruiting across Audit, Accounts, Tax, Corporate Finance, VAT & Employment Tax.